Feather & Fan Lamp Shades by Heidi Marie Robinson

Feather & Fan Lamp Shades

January 2015
Aran (8 wpi) ?
3.5 stitches and 5 rows = 2 inches
in stockinette
US 8 - 5.0 mm
120 - 160 yards (110 - 146 m)
large and small
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Pretty knit lamp covers made to fit IKEA Glas Bord lamps. Simple squared off shape highlights the rippling effect of the stitch pattern. Softens the glow and adds warmth and texture to plain glass shades.

Suggested Yarn
Red Heart Super Saver (100% acrylic) 224 yards (223 m/141g)
Pink colorway - Lt. Raspberry White colorway - Soft White
1 pair US8 (5mm) circular needles, no longer than 8” or needles to obtain gauge.
3.5 stitches & 5 rows
per 2 inches in stockinette stitch.
Darning needle for finishing
k - knit
p - purl
k2tog - knit two together yo - yarn over
Pattern Notes
The feather and fan stitch has a complete repeat on each side of the lamp shade, the stitch markers mark the corners and the beginning and end of the repeat for ease of knitting. When purling through the yarn overs, purl them untwisted to keep the hole open to form the eyelets.
Small (white)
8in (20cm) wide
13in (33cm) long
finished weight - 2 5/8oz (74g) approximate yardage 118yd
Large (pink)
9.5in (24cm) wide
15.5in (39cm) long
finished weight - 3 1/2oz (100g) approximate yardage 158yd