Short Description: Eye-popping neons, speckled hand-dyes, elegant neutrals… Merinda is an opportunity to let your colour style shine.
Written for three colours, it is easily adapted to suit any combination. Plus, Merinda’s rhythmic increases pair with asymmetrical triangular shaping to create a shawl that is terrific to knit and easy to wear. Sublime!
Gauge: 20 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches in Garter Stitch (blocked)
Finished Measurements: Wingspan: 91” / 230 cm Depth: 29” / 74 cm Measurements taken after blocking. Schematic included with pattern.
Materials Used: Fingering Weight / 4-ply:
- Main Colour (MC): 420 yd / 384 m.Contrasting Colour 1 (CC1): 420 yd/ 384 m
- Contrasting Colour 2 (CC2): 420 yd / 384 m
- Blue/Grey sample shown in Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light, (100% Merino, 420yd/ 384 m per skein) MC: French
- Grey, CC1: Gossamer. Gradiance Yarns, fingering weight BFL (100% BFL wool, 437 yd / 400 m per skein), CC2: Storm Cloud. Purple/Blue sample shown in MC: Hedgehog Fibres Sock Yarn (90% Superwash Merino, 10% Nylon, 385 yd / 350 m per 100 g), Birthday Cake; CC1 & CC2: Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light, (100% Merino, 420 yd/ 384 m per skein)CC1:Silver Fox, CC2: Stovepipe.
Needle Size: US 5 - 3.75 mm
Pattern Includes: Written and Schematic
Skill Level: Adventurous Beginner