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Hummingbird Charm

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Hummingbird Charm
Hummingbird Charm
Hummingbird Charm
Hummingbird Charm
Hummingbird Charm
Hummingbird Charm

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit
  • purl
  • increase
  • decrease
  • cast on

Pattern Description:

Hummingbird Charm is a lace shawl in two sizes, knit in one piece from the center-top outward. With both charts and written instructions, knitters are able to choose the most comfortable way to follow the pattern.

This design and amazing colorway were both inspired by the photo of an Anna's Hummingbird taken by Jose Yee, My Shot.

You can see Twisted Fiber Art's amazing evolution colorways at:
http://www.twistedfiberart.com/Evolutions_s/58.htm

Gauge:

25 sts/37 rows = 4 inches in stockinette on size 6 needles with fingering weight yarn

Exact gauge is not important but do note that a looser gauge will result in the use of more yardage

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Small: 45.5" across top by 21" down spine
  • Large: 59" across top by 26" down spine

Materials:

  • Small: approx. 340 yards of fingering weight yarn
  • Large: approx. 530 yards of fingering weight yarn
  • Testers used anywhere from 320 to 560 yards, depending on gauge
  • 1 size 6 (4.0 mm), 24-inch circular or longer if preferred for fingering weight
  • Samples shown in:
  • Small: Twisted Fiber Art Arial Evolution 100% merino with 340 yards/70 grams - 340 yards/70 grams used
  • Large: Twisted Fiber Art Tasty Evolution 80% merino/10%Cashmere/10% Nylon blend with 265 yards/70 grams - 511 yards/135 grams used

You Will Also Need:

  • Tapestry needle for weaving in ends
  • Stitch markers for marking center stitch and edgings
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$5.00

Beginner
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Women, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized
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I first picked up a pair of needles in 2007 and became smitten immediately. It was as if this new, creative world just opened for me. Aided by my cat Ralph, who loves to lay on my blocking FOs, I ...

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