The Chekhov Collection

Kino Knits

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The Chekhov Collection by Kino Knits | A three-shawl collection (single-skein Chayka, two-skein Questions and Answers, and three-skein The Three Sisters) designed for flexible weight, gauge, and yardage.

Gauge:

  • Chayka: For fingering: 18 stitches and 48 rows = 4”/10 cm in garter, using US 7/4.5 mm needles
  • Questions and Answers: For fingering: 20 sts and 34 rows = 4”/10 cm, garter, wet blocked and laid flat to dry, not pinned or stretched
  • The Three Sisters: For fingering: 24 sts and 32 rows = 4”/10 cm, garter, wet blocked, laid flat to dry, no stretching or pinning

Finished Measurements:

  • Chayka: As this shawl is highly adaptable, the finished dimensions will vary with yardage. Sample used 100 g (378 yds/345 m) fingering yarn and had 55”/140 cm wingspan and 22""/56 cm depth.
  • Questions and Answers: As this shawl is highly adaptable, the finished dimensions will vary with yardage. Sample used Sample used 750 yards and has 71""/180 cm wingspan and 17""/43 cm depth.
  • The Three Sisters: As this shawl is highly adaptable, the finished dimensions will vary with yardage. Sample used 1,324 yards/1,211 m fingering yarn and has 92""/234 cm wingspan, 38""/97 cm depth.

Materials Used:

  • Chayka: 1 skein fingering yarn, recommend at least 100 g/3.5 oz. May use different weights if desired, though this will affect the finished size of the shawl. Sample shown in Magpie Fibers Swanky Sock, 80% merino, 10% cashmere, 10% nylon, 378 yards/346 m per 4 oz/115 g, colorway Into the Mystic
  • Questions and Answers: 2 skeins fingering weight yarn in contrasting colors of equal yardage to each other. Sample shown in Honeycomb Hills Hand-dyed Yarn Twist, 80% superwash merino, 10% cashmere, 10% nylon, 382 yards/349 m per 3.5 oz/100 g, C1: It Makes His Eyes Pop and C2: Almost Mint
  • The Three Sisters: 3 skeins yarn of equal yardage. Recommend at least 100 g/3.5 oz skein of each. May use different weights or amounts if desired, though this will affect the finished size of the shawl. Sample shown in fingering weight: Leading Men Fiber Arts Show Stopper, 75% superwash merino, 25% nylon, 463 yards/423 m per 3.53 oz/100 g, C1: Barbie’s Nighty, C2: Heirloom, C3: Fortune Teller, 1 skein each

Needle Size:

  • Chayka: US 7 (4.5-mm) needles to knit flat, or size needed to obtain gauge.
  • Questions and Answers: US 7 (4.5-mm) needles to knit flat, or size needed to obtain gauge. US 7 (4.5-mm) DPNs (two needed)
  • The Three Sisters: US 7 (4.5-mm) needles to knit flat, or size needed to obtain gauge

Pattern Includes: Written & Charted Instructions

Skill Level: Intermediate