This is a good beginner’s colorwork project. The color chart and instructions are straight forward and easy to follow.
It uses about 75 yds of red and 75 yds of black. You’ll also need just a small amount of white for one round at the center.
Different sizes can be achieved using different needle sizes, and differing weights of yarn.
20 sts x 26 rows = 4" x 4" over colorwork
Maggie is intrigued by all things colorful, cabled and unusual. Also a huge fan of JRR Tolkien and his writings, including the Lord of the Rings, she uses his work as inspiration for her knitting designs. She loves Jane Austen, Elizabeth Gaskell, costume dramas, and can often be found creating & wearing period outfits or making lemon meringue pies.