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Hemigraphis

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Hemigraphis
Hemigraphis
Hemigraphis
Hemigraphis
Hemigraphis
Hemigraphis

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Cast on
  • Knit
  • Purl
  • Decrease (k2tog and ssk/skp)
  • Double decrease (k3tog, s2kp)

Pattern Description:

Hemigraphis is a floral shawl/shawlette with a triangular centre and wide semi-circular knitted on border. The border shaping uses short rows, and the two colours are carried the length of the edging with a floral band worked using both yarns held together. The floral band sits comfortably around the shoulders.

The large shawl pattern uses laceweight/2 ply yarn, and the shawlette uses fingering/4 ply yarn.

Pattern has both written instructions and charts. There is a separate file with enlarged border charts for ease of reading (2 pages per chart). The enlarged charts also have stitch counts on the longer plain stockinette sections.

Gauge:

27 stitches and 38 rows in 4" of stockinette for lace weight shawl
22 stitches and 31 rows in 4" of stockinette for fingering weight shawl

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Small shawlette uses fingering weight yarn
  • Large shawl uses lace weight yarn

Materials:

  • 3.25mm (US 3) circular needle for lace weight shawl
  • 4mm (US 6) circular needle for fingering weight shawl
  • 11 stitch markers for lace weight shawl
  • 9 stitch markers for fingering weight shawl
  • Tapestry needle for weaving in ends
  • Pins for blocking

Suggested yarn:

1200 yards of Lace weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Vintage Purls Lace
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$6.00

Intermediate
Knitting
Accessory
Women
Shawl
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About the designer

Sonya lives in a small town in the south island of New Zealand, and can't stop playing with string.

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