Short Description: Libby Jonson of Truly Myrtle for Loop, London 2018. A large, cosy wrap that’ll work perfectly tossed over your shoulders, wrapped around your neck or snuggled over jeans to add pizazz to your day.
Zabadoo is peppered with textured dots and diagonal stripes that will keep you entertained in between delicious panels of relaxing garter. The stripes are a gorgeous illusion created with simple slipped stitches, and you’ll only ever work one yarn at a time. Perfect for experienced knitters and adventurous beginners, Zabadoo is knitted from side-to-side and includes charted & written instructions
Gauge: 14 sts and 26 rows to 10cm (4in) over garter stitch on 5mm needle after blocking.
Take time to check your tension and adjust the needle size as necessary to ensure an accurate fnish. Gauge is not crucial for this project but will affect fnal size and yardage when fnished. Use a needle size that feels comfortable for the kind of fabric you are happy with after blocking.
Finished Measurements: One size: 68.5cm (27in) at widest point x 264cm (104in)
Materials Used: Yarm: The Uncommon Thread BFL Light DK (100% superwash Bluefaced Leicester wool, 225m / 246yds per 100g skein)
- MC: Golden Praline x 3 skeins
- CC: Robin’s Egg x 1 skein
- MC: Spumoni x 3 skeins
- CC: Peony x 1 skein
Zabadoo requires approximately 675m (738yds) MC and 225m (246yds) CC
Needle Size: 5mm (UK 6 / US 8) circular needle, minimum 80cm (32”) length
Pattern Includes: Written instructions & chart
Skill Level: Intermediate