Random Stripes

from Grace Akhrem

Random Stripes Pattern


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Knitting: Random Stripes
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Women, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized



Skill Level:

little skill level requirement Novice

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • co, bo, k, p, mattress stitch

Pattern Description:

Finished Measurements:
Bust: 36.5 (40.5, 44.5, 48.5, 52.5, 56.5, 60.5, 65, 69)"
Length: 30 (30.25, 30.5, 30.75, 31.25, 31.75, 32, 32.5, 33)"

Sweet Georgia Silk Crush (50% superwash merino, 50% silk; 375 yards per 115g skein)
MC: 3 (3, 3, 4, 4, 5, 5, 5, 6) hanks Black Plum
CC: 2 (2, 2, 3, 3, 3, 3, 4, 4) hanks Tumbled Stone

Note: In the pictured version of this pattern I used the MC
as the dominant color and striped randomly every time I felt
like changing color. The stripe sequence of this pattern is not
given- as the knitter you have the freedom to customize and
design the width and frequency of your stripes. Have fun and


19 sts and 24 rows = 4" in St st, after blocking.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • XS (S, M, L, XL, 2X, 3x, 4x, 5x)


  • Size 7 U.S. (4.5 mm) needles single point or circular, Tapestry needle, Sewing needle and thread

You Will Also Need:

  • Approximately 12-20 (flat) buttons 1/2" in diameter

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Sweet Georgia Silk Crush


Black Plum & Tumbled Stone

About Designer

About Designer

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Grace Akhrem, a Los Angeles native, has always been artistic. She started out drawing, then painting the moved on to photography and ceramics. Knitting was a natural progression for Grace, and it didn't require clean-up! Grace's designs are inspired by color, yarn, texture and fashion, but she mostly designs things that she would like to wear herself and she thinks others would, too. Grace ...

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