Cocoon by Wendy McDonnell

Cocoon

Knitting
July 2016
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
32 stitches and 34 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette color work in the round
US 6 - 4.0 mm
0.6 mm
0.9 mm
1500 - 1680 yards (1372 - 1536 m)
S, M, L, XL, XXL
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Another Yarn Fairy Original this capelet or poncho will be as fun to knit as it will be to wear. Many flowers, colors and textures with a built in necklace, what can be more fun.

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Supplies
Yarn: Yarn Fairy Deluxe Sock-820 yards/150 grams black-background color MC Medium Sock 75/25 SW merino/nylon 230 yards/50g Multi color rainbow CC & see pattern for CC
Leaves: emerald/teal 20g
1st flower: pale pink/pink/rose, red/purple, 20g each
2nd flower: sky/pale royal/ pale bright blue, lavender/lilac/purple 20g each
Needle: US size 6/4.25mm, or size needed to get gauge
Hooks: Size 13 & 18/.40mm
Gauge: 32 stitches, 34 row 4 inches stockinette, in the round, over color work, stretch fabric then allow to bounce back and measure. 24 sts, 26 rows when blocked hard dry.
Finished Measurements:
Neckline: 35 inches around, all sizes. Widest section of chest around arms S(M, L, XL, XXL) 45(50, 55, 60, 65)
Button: Lampwork black with silver foil 38mm flat round, acrylic heart, acrylic butterfly. Kit comes with all of them, I couldn’t decide, you only need one button.
Beads: Large variety, size 6/0 through large daggers, last number is quantity which is approximate, kits will contain more beads then needed to complete the project. Some beads will be challenging to get onto the yarn, use split ply technique.
Czech pressed clear 7.5x4.5mm triangle, 33
Czech pressed clear 9.5x6mm teardrop, 13
Czech pressed clear 5x2mm flower, 47
Czech pressed clear 4mm faceted round, 47
Czech pressed clear AB 4mm faceted round, 47
Crackle bead 5-6 mm, 13
Miyuki matte rainbow transparent 4x3.4mm fringe, 95
Dyna-Mite glass transparent rainbow clear 6/0, 95
Dyna-Mite glass transparent clear 6/0, 95
Dyna-Mite glass transparent matte clear 6/0, 95
Silky Eggshell 6/0, 95
Miyuki Rocaille Opaque luster white pearl 6/0, 95
Glass chip, medium, 47
Miyuki transparent luster rainbow clear Magatema 7x4mm, 95
Czech pressed clear AB 10x3mm top drill dagger, 58
Vintage Czech pressed clear 4x2mm rondelle, 71
Vintage Czech pressed clear 6x2mm rondelle, 71
Glass clear 4x4mm rounded cube, 28
Vintage Japanese mother of pearl shell rounded square medium chip, 13
Preciosa Czech crystal AB 4mm faceted, 80 clear 4x1mm ring, 25
Czech pressed Transparent clear bicone, 6mm, 33
Czech Preciosa Chilli, transparent clear 11x4mm top drilled, 13
Notions: Organizer box for beads, sewing thread & needle for button