Far Out Ruana by Shelby Allaho

Far Out Ruana

September 2017
Aran (8 wpi) ?
14 ch and 3 sts and 14 rows = 4" with larger hook in patt
4.0 mm (G)
5.0 mm (H)
1004 yards (918 m)
About 55.5" long and 32" wide, excluding fringe
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The combination of simple chains and slip stitches gives this groovy ruana a macramé effect; knotted tassels complete the look.

Difficulty Some Concentration Required

Finished Size About 55.5” long and 32” wide, excluding fringe.

Yarn Lion Brand Yarns Heartland (100% acrylic): #135 Yosemite, 4 skeins.

Hook Sizes G/6 (4 mm) and H/8 (5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

Notions Yarn needle; rust-proof pins.

Gauge 14 ch and 3 sts and 14 rows = 4” with larger hook in patt.

Here are 10 ways to wear this ruana!

Note Ruana is made in panels and joined while working the last row of left panel. Edging and fringe are added after panels are joined.