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Elegant Knitted Wrap

from Tracey Todhunter
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Elegant Knitted Wrap
Elegant Knitted Wrap Knitted Wrap

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Abbreviations: k: knit p: purl rs : right side k2tog : knit 2 together yo : yarn over psso: pass slipped st over kfb: knit front and back sl 1: slip one pm: place marker sm: slip marker

Pattern Description:

Lace wraps and shawls are always popular, this rectangular wrap is a practical shape, well worth the time you'll invest in making it. Knitted in two lightweight yarns held together it will last for many years. This item should be gently hand washed in cold water.
Time taken to complete: 20 - 25 hours depending on experience
Size: 150cm x 40cm approx
The pattern also includes instructions for making the knitted flower.
The pattern for this wrap was commissioned by Craftseller magazine and appeared I issue 27. It comes with permission to make and sell finished items for profit, but the pattern copyright belongs to me.


How to Make the Knitted Wrap
You will need:
1 pair of 6 mm knitting needles
400m Kidsilk Haze (sample photographed is shade number 596 "Marmalade")
400m Lace weight yarn (sample phototgraphed is Debbie Bliss Rialto Lace, shade number 44026 "Coral")
Suitable substitute yarns would be Debbie Bliss Angel and Rowan Fine Lace. Choose two similar shades or pick a paler lace weight to show off the mohair.
Darning needle to weave in ends
2 stitch markers for marking garter stitch edge
1 brooch back for flower
Tension: finished piece measures 9 pattern repeats (27 stitches) and 5 row repeats (40 rows) to a 10cm
Abbreviations:
k: knit
p: purl
rs : right side
k2tog : knit 2 together
yo : yarn over
psso: pass slipped st over
kfb: knit front and back
sl 1: slip one
pm: place marker
sm: slip marker

Gauge:

Tension: finished piece measures 9 pattern repeats (27 stitches) and 5 row repeats (40 rows) to a 10cm

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Size: 150cm x 40cm approx

Materials:

  • 400m Kidsilk Haze (sample photographed is shade number 596 "Marmalade") 400m Lace weight yarn (sample phototgraphed is Debbie Bliss Rialto Lace, shade number 44026 "Coral") Suitable substitute yarns would be Debbie Bliss Angel and Rowan Fine Lace. Choose two similar shades or pick a paler lace weight to show off the mohair.
  • Brooch back for flower

You Will Also Need:

  • a pair 6mm knitting needles
  • Tapestry needle to weave in ends
  • brooch back for flower

Suggested yarn:

800 meters of Lace weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Rowan Kidsilk Haze

Colorway:

Marmalade
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Beginner
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I am a crochet designer based in Cheshire, I specialise in small accessories and homewares.
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