Knit the shlanket (shawl + blanket) of your dreams using your fingering weight/sock yarn leftovers! Hold one strand of worsted or aran weight yarn together with one strand of fingering weight yarn throughout the entire shlanket. Start with the smallest section and increase to the final wingspan length while changing your fingering weight color pop. An I-cord bind off and chevron border decorate the edges.
Finished Measurements: 130” / 330cm wingspan length, 35” / 89cm from I-cord bind off to chevron point. Measurements taken after blocking.
Yarn: Aran weight held together with fingering weight for a chunky gauge.
Yardage: Color A (Aran weight held throughout the entire project): approximately 1225yds / 1120m
Color B (this color pop changes after each section)
Section 1 (gold): 20yds / 18m
Section 2 (sun yellow): 35yds / 32m
Section 3 (neon yellow): 50yds / 46m
Section 4 (brown): 80yds/ 73m
Section 5 (neon green): 100yds / 91m
Section 6 (light green): 125yds / 114m
Section 7 (bright green): 150yds / 137m
Section 8 (dark green): 185yds / 169m
Section 9 (blue): 240yds / 219m
Chevron Border (neon peach): 145yds / 133m
I-cord edge (dark gray): 95yds / 87m
Yardage estimates are approximate and may vary depending on gauge and yarn type.
Shown in: Hedgehog FIbres Merino Aran
Colorway - Typewriter
11 colors of fingering weight yarn including…
Hedgehog Fibres Sock Yarn (Pollen, Banana Legs, Budgie, Graphite)
Hedgehog Fibres Skinny Singles (Skinny Dip, Highlighter)
Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light (Neon Peach, Neon Lime)
Needles: 40” US 11 / 8mm circular
Gauge: 14 sts & 22 rows = 4” / 10cm in seed stitch