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Elemental: Noble Gases & Halogens

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Elemental: Noble Gases & Halogens
Elemental: Noble Gases & Halogens
Elemental: Noble Gases & Halogens
Elemental: Noble Gases & Halogens
Elemental: Noble Gases & Halogens

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • increases, beading

Pattern Description:

The Elemental: Noble Gases & Halogens is from my "SCIENCE IS BEAUTIFUL" series. Noble Gases and Halogens are the most colorful elements on the periodic table. Each element is depicted with its accurate electron configuration with "electron" beads in the color of the element. This is the second of three designs involving elements (see also, Elemental: Birth of a Supernova and Elemental: Colors of Metal).

PATTERN NOTES:
You will need 1 skein (440 yds) each of the yarn listed in the following colorways; FOR RED SHAWL - Fiesta, Black, and Natural or FOR BLUE SHAWL - Marina, Black, and Natural.

You need #7 (4.5mm) DPNs, 16 in (40cm) circular, and 40 in (100cm) circulars, #10 (6.0mm) 40 in (100cm) circulars, and a size 12 (1.00mm) crochet hook for beading.

This shawl is on the smaller size at only 40 inches across, so if you prefer a larger shawl, try this with fingering weight yarn and larger needles.

You will also need size 6.0 beads in the following colors/amounts: 2 red-orange (He), 9 pale yellow (Fl), 10 orange-red (Ne), 17 pale green (Cl), 18 lilac (Ar), 35 reddish-brown (Br), 36 white (Kr), 53 violet (I), 54 blue (Xe), 85 black (At), 86 clear (Rn)

Gauge:

24 sts x 27 rows in 4 inches in stockinette in the round on #7 (4.5mm)

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 40 inches (102 cm) diameter

Materials:

  • #7 (4.5mm) DPNs, 16 in (40cm) circular, and 40 in (100cm) circulars, #10 (6.0mm) 40 in (100cm) circulars, size 12 (1.00mm) crochet hook for beading

You Will Also Need:

  • 6.0 beads in colors; 2 red-orange (He), 9 pale yellow (Fl), 10 orange-red (Ne), 17 pale green (Cl), 18 lilac (Ar), 35 reddish-brown (Br), 36 white (Kr), 53 violet (I), 54 blue (Xe), 85 black (At), 86 clear (Rn)

Suggested yarn:

1320 yards of Lace weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Knit Picks Gloss Lace

Colorway:

Sterling, Black, & Bare or Fiesta, Black, & Barer


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I am now designing under the name 80skeins (formerly TheYarrrnPirate). Look for new designs and amazing adventures, coming soon!

I taught myself to knit in 2005 and began designing in 2010. I love ...

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