Spatterdash Pattern

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Knitting: Spatterdash
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

Category:

Knitting

Type:

Accessory

Fit:

Women, Men, Girls, Boys

Item:

Other

Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit in the round, knit and purl, M1 increase, wrap and turn (very basic short rows), crochet chain stitch (optional)

Pattern Description:

Spatterdash is a pair of fitted wool spats, drawn snug by corset-style laces, and decorated on the outside edge by a smart row of buttons. Wear these over a slim pair of boots or some sleek heels, you won't just be the best-dressed person on your airship, you'll also be the coziest!

Gauge:

37 sts and 51 rows = 4"/10 cm in St st in the round.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • To fit calves measuring (at the widest part): 12 (13, 14)" /30 (33, 35) cm
  • Note: Pattern is designed with negative ease, so if you are between sizes, knit the smaller one.

Materials:

  • Yarn: Fingering weight, approx . 430 (570, 660) yds
  • US 1/2.25 cm or size needed to obtain gauge for circular knitting method of your choice (DPNs, two circulars, etc.). 32"/81cm cord or longer recommended for magic loop.
  • Crochet hook (B/2.25 mm)

You Will Also Need:

  • 28 black buttons, as small as you can find, with a single hole or shank in the back, in-visible from the front
  • 3 yd/3 m ribbon, 1/8-1/4" wide, in a colour that compliments your yarn
  • 4 stitch markers
  • crochet hook (small enough to slip through the hole in the back of your buttons), or spool of thread in contrasting color
  • tapestry needle

Suggested yarn:

660 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

The Verdant Gryphon "Eidos"

Colorway:

Cynic