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Nangou Pattern


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Knitting: Nangou
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Women, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized



Skill Level:

little skill level requirement Novice

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • cast on, bind off, knit, yarnover, work increases and decreases

Pattern Description:

Elegance, simplicity, airiness " Nangou is a charming piece, casual enough for everyday wear.

It is worked flat from the bottom up, shaped asymmetrically by different kinds of increases.

The Shibui yarn has a wonderful drape, which gives Nangou a very
feminine and delicate touch. It's a pleasure to knit and wear and a wonderful choice for knitting up this piece.

It comes in beautiful colorways, so prepare to make a hard choice!

Happy knitting!


10 stitches and 20 rows = 2 inches in garter stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 73 inches (185cm) wingspan along top edge and 26 inches (65cm) at center


  • 3 skeins of Shibui Knits Staccato [50g / 191yds (175m)] in MC (Caffeine)
  • 0.5 skeins of Shibui Knits Staccato [50g / 191yds (175m)] in CC (Ivory)

You Will Also Need:

  • 1 removable stitch marker (optional)

Suggested yarn:

626 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Shibui Knits Staccato


Caffeine / Ivory

About Designer

About Designer

Mairlynd on

Hey there,

I'm Melanie and in my real life I'm an IT specialist, mother of three and a semi-successful housewife.
In my secret second life I design knitwear.

I live with my husband and three children in Bonn, Germany, where I spend my time combining colors, shapes and textures into freewheeling designs that are uniquely my own. I've been published by yarn companies and knitting magazines ...

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