Elinya by Ambah O'Brien


February 2013
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 54 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch
US 5 - 3.75 mm
800 yards (732 m)
one size - Large Shawl
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Elinya is a large, cosy, striped shawl. squishy garter stitch makes this a snuggly winter accessory, and the decorative picot border along the curved edge gives it a delicate flair. This shawl is long and wide, narrowing to a curved point at each end, making it perfect for draping over shoulders or wrapping several times around your neck. Elinya is worked entirely in knit stitch, making the garment a great beginner’s project or excellent TV knitting.

Yarn: 800 yards/732m 4ply/fingering weight yarn; approx 400 yards/366m of each color A & B
(A) Skein Top Drawer Socks (85% Merino, 15% Nylon; 437 yards/ 400m/100gms) “Sterling” colorway
(B) Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light (100% Merino; 420 yards/384m) “Tart” colorway
Needles: US 5/ 3.75mm long circulars
Notions: Tapestry needle to weave in ends.

20 stitches and 54 rows = 4 inches /10 cm in Garter Stitch (blocked)
Gauge is not crucial for this project but will affect yardage. Be sure you reserve enough yarn in color A for the final 2 rows and bind off - approx 10 - 15 gms.

Width at centre 15.5”/39.5cm
Top edge 75”/190.5cm
Bottom/picot edge: 90”/229cm

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