Carthamus by Kirsten Kapur
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April 2013
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 31 rows = 4 inches
in garter st
US 6 - 4.0 mm
475 - 575 yards (434 - 526 m)
64 x 13", 90 x 9.5"
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This sweet wrap is worked starting with the lace border. The body of the piece, worked in garter st stripes is worked sideways and knit onto the live border sts. Instructions are written for two sizes - an extra long scarf with a finished measurement of 90 x 9.5” and a small shawl with a finished measurement of 64 x 13”.

The long scarf (90 x 9.5”) used approx 375 yds of color A and 200 yds of color B.

The shawl (64 x 13”) used approx 315 yds of color A and 160 yds of color B.

Both charts and written instructions are given for the lace border.