Bath Cotillion by Renee Van Hoy

Bath Cotillion

Loom Knitting
June 2015
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
12 stitches and 12 rows = 4 inches
in garter
600 yards (549 m)
30 x 60 inches
low vision format available
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This is a loom knit pattern.

The edges of Bath Cotillion treat you two different types of lace work side by side. Together they make a striking complement to a simple garter stitch shawl. Bath Cotillion is particularly nice when two yarns are combined – one in a solid neutral color, and one in a variegated pattern. The neutral yarn helps tone down the variegated pattern, making a softer combination perfect for a romantic shawl.

Loom: 3/8 inch gauge loom with 78 pegs. 1/2 inch gauge may be substituted.

Yarn: 600 yards fingering weight wool, alpaca or mohair, or blend. Sample was made with one strand of Knit Picks Alpaca Cloud and one strand of Fleece Artist Zambezi, both lace weights, for a fingering weight combination. A lace weight yarn alone, especially in silk mohair, would also work well with this pattern.

Loom tool
Crochet hook
Embroidery needle
Blocking tools
Two stationary peg markers
One moveable peg marker

Bath Cotillion is part of the e-book “Loom Knit Shawls III: Romance”. This e-book is comes with two .pdf files, a large print (24 point font) version, and a paper-saver (12 point font) version. It is screen reader and tablet friendly. Also included are diagrams of all six patterns, and a full photo gallery.

My patterns are low vision and screen reader accessible. The text is black, Arial and large print 24 point font. All of the directions are fully written out and no charts are relied on to complete the patterns. No italics are used. They are screen reader and tablet friendly.