High Voltage / Korkeajännite by Susanna Winter

High Voltage / Korkeajännite

Knitting
November 2013
DK (11 wpi) ?
23 stitches and 27 rows = 4 inches
in stranded stockinette
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
120 - 219 yards (110 - 200 m)
Child (Small Adult – Large Adult – Cowl)
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EN

High Voltage is a stranded headband that doubles as a cowl, featuring a zigzag pattern that reminded me of the high voltage warning sign.

Sizes

  • Child (Small Adult – Large Adult – Cowl)
  • Circumference: 52 (57 – 62 – 125) cm / 20 (22 – 24 – 49) “
  • Width: 10 cm / 4”

Materials

Yarn

  • Garnstudio DROPS Karisma (100 m/50 g, 100% superwash wool) or similar DK-weight yarn in two colors
  • Main color: #44 Light Gray approx. 90 (95 – 95 – 165) m / 100 (105 – 105 – 180) yd
  • Contrast color: #52 Dark Mustard approx. 20 (20 – 25 – 35) m / 25 (25 – 25 – 40) yd

Needles
For headband: Short circular needles (40 cm / 16”) in the following sizes
For cowl: Long circular needle (80 cm / 32”) in the following sizes

  • 3.0 mm (US 2½) for ribbing
  • 3.5 mm (US 4) for stockinette
  • 3.75 mm (US 5) for stranded stockinette (or sizes to obtain gauge)

Other Materials

  • Stitch marker
  • Darning needle

Gauge
23 sts and 27 rows = 10 cm (4 inches) of stranded stockinette

Skills Required
Pattern requires knowledge of: working in the round and simple stranded colorwork. Ability to work colorwork from a chart is recommended, although written instructions are also provided.

Acknowledgements
A big thank-you to all my test knitters: Kerppa, kramox, krissy1401, and zoobie9404!



FI

Korkeajännite on panta, joka toimii kätevästi myös kaulurina, jos huivi sattui unohtumaan. Siksak-kuviosta ja langan väreistä tuli mieleen korkeajännitteen varoitusmerkki.

Lanka ja langan menekki
Garnstudio DROPS Karisma (100 % superwash-villaa; 50 g/100 m), pääväriksi n. 40 g vaaleanharmaata (44), kontrastiväriksi n. 10 g tummaa sinapinkeltaista (52)

Neuletiheys
23 s ja 27 krs kirjoneuletta = 10 cm

Puikot

  • Lyhyt pyöröpuikko 3 mm tai käsialan mukaan (joustinneuleeseen)
  • Lyhyt pyöröpuikko 3,5 mm tai käsialan mukaan (sileään neuleeseen)
  • Lyhyt pyöröpuikko 3,75 mm tai käsialan mukaan (kirjoneuleeseen)

Koko
Valmiin pannan päänympärys n. 57 cm