Gwanwyn by Verena Cohrs

Gwanwyn

Knitting
July 2018
DK (11 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch with larger needles, blocked
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
766 - 1287 yards (700 - 1177 m)
1 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8) [Finished bust circumference: 82.25 (89, 95.5, 103.25, 113.5, 119, 129, 136.75) cm / 32.5 (35, 37.5, 40.75, 44.75, 47, 50.75, 53.75)”; recommended to be worn with 5-10 cm / 2-4" of positive ease.]
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PATTERN NOTES

SIZES
1 (2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8) (Finished bust circumference: 82.25 (89, 95.5, 103.25, 113.5, 119, 129, 136.75) cm / 32.5 (35, 37.5, 40.75, 44.75, 47, 50.75, 53.75)”; recommended to be worn with 5-10 cm / 2-4” of positive ease)

Melinda wears a size 2 with 5 cm / 2“ of positive ease.

YARN
Moel View Yarn Welsh Mule (DK-weight; 100% wool; 200 metres / 218 yards per 100 g)

700 (756, 812, 882, 952, 1022, 1099, 1176) metres / 766 (827, 889, 965, 1042, 1118, 1202, 1287) yards

GAUGE
18 sts x 24 rounds = 10 x 10 cm (worked in the round in Stockinette Stitch, on larger needle, after blocking)

NEEDLES
4.5 mm / US 7 circular needle (or needle size to obtain gauge) with a cable length of at least 80 cm / 32”

3.75 mm / US 5 circular needle (or needle size 1-2 sizes smaller than main needle) with a cable length of at least 80 cm / 32”

NOTIONS
Blocking tools (optional), cable needle, darning needle, stitch markers, tape measure

TECHNIQUES
Short Rows

CONTRIBUTORS
Photography: Ricarda Schüller
Hair and make-up: Paloma Bryschta
Model: Melinda Dela Costa
Sample knitting: Verena Cohrs
Tech editing: Rachel Vowles