Owl Island

Work the smocking section as follows on each needle:

Round 23: k1, M1R, p1, k2, p2, k2, *p2, k2; repeat from * until 8 sts remain, p2, k2, p2, k1, M1L, k1. (104 sts)

Round 24: k1, *p2, k2; repeat from * to last st., k1. Round 25: k1, M1R, *p2, k2; repeat from * until 1 st remains, M1L, k1. (112 sts)

Round 26: k2, *p2, work smocking over next 6 sts as follows: insert RH needle from front to back between sixth and seventh sts on LH needle and draw up a loop, place loop on LH needle, k2tog (loop together with next st on LH needle), k1, p2, k2; repeat from * until 2 sts remain, k2.

Round 27: k1, M1R, k1, *p2, k2; repeat from * until 2 sts remain, k1, M1L, k1. (120 sts)

Round 28: k3, *p2, k2; repeat from * to last 3 sts, k3. Round 29: k1, M1R, k2, *p2, k2; repeat from * until 3 sts remain, k2, M1L, k1. (128 sts)

Round 30: k4, p2, k2, *p2, work smocking over next 6 sts as before; repeat from * until 8 sts remain, p2, k6.

Round 31: k1, M1R, k3, *p2, k2; repeat from * until 4 sts remain, k3, M1L, k1. (136 sts)