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Ipomoea

from OwlCat Designs
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Ipomoea
Ipomoea
Ipomoea
Ipomoea
Ipomoea
Ipomoea

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit
  • purl
  • provisional cast on
  • various increases: yo, m1, double yo, kfb, 1-into-3,
  • various decreases: k2tog, ssk, sk2p, s2kp, k3tog,
  • picot bind off
  • beading (optional)

Pattern Description:

Early morning in your garden, the dew feels cold and wet on your bare feet and the morning glories are unfurling their flower buds, as the first rays of sunlight wake them up. Winding vines, sparkling dew drops on the leaves and delicate flowers soaking up the sun's warmth!

This crescent shaped shawl with optional beading is worked top down with lace panels like vines winding their way through the stockinette body. Towards the edge everything is in full bloom!

Gauge:

approx. 20 st = 4"/10 cm over stockinette stitch after blocking.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 80" (200 cm) wingspan, by 25 "(64 cm) center back, relaxed after blocking

Materials:

  • Yarn: 2 skeins Dream in Color 'Wisp' in 'Morning Glory' (50% Merino, 50% Silk; 550 yds (2.01 oz)/503 meters(57 g) lace weight) (actual yardage approx 980-1000 yds (897- 915 mtr)
  • US Size 5 (3.5 mm) circular, 32" minimum (81 cm) (60"/150 cm recommended)

You Will Also Need:

  • 10-20 removable stitch markers
  • 50-60 g Size 6/0 beads, (or about 950 beads, size 8/0 or 6/0 beads) 0.6mm crochet hook for bead placement or tool for method of your choice (beading is optional)
  • One 1 .75" stitch holder to be used as shawl pin with your knitted morning glory flower

Suggested yarn:

1000 yards of Lace weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Dream in Color 'Wisp'

Colorway:

Morning Glory


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I am originally from Switzerland, but live in the US since ‘99. I have been knitting since I was about five years old and I mostly make my own designs and patterns. I started designing my own ...

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