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About the designer

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 ...

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Silver Lining

from Grace Akhrem
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Silver Lining
Silver Lining
Silver Lining
Silver Lining
Silver Lining

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Cast on
  • Bind off
  • Sl1
  • K2tog
  • Psso
  • Yo
  • W&T and pick-up
  • Pick up sts
  • Knit
  • Purl
  • M1
  • Mattress stitch

Pattern Description:

This combination of pattern and yarn grows lengthwise (stitch gauge) and shrinks widthwise (row gauge) with blocking and wear. For most accurate results, knit a large swatch, block, then hang it up sideways, so the rows are on the verti- cal, with weight on the bottom edge (try pinning it to the wall with binder clips for weights) and mea- sure the gauge with the fabric hanging.


20 sts and 36 rows = 4" in Starry Sky stitch, hung gauge

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • XS (S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL, 4XL)
  • Bust: 28.5 (32, 35.5, 39, 42.5, 46, 51.5, 55, 58.5)"


  • 4 (4, 4, 5, 6, 6, 7, 7, 8) hanks Shibui Linen (100% linen; 246 yards per 50g), shown in 2003 Ash.

You Will Also Need:

  • Size 4 U.S. (3.5mm) 32" circular needle
  • Yarn needle

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Shibui Linen