October 2012
Aran (8 wpi) ?
14 stitches and 25 rows = 4 inches
in pattern stitch
US 7 - 4.5 mm
300 - 330 yards (274 - 302 m)
1 fits most, easy adjustable
This pattern is available for $5.50 USD
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Errata available: /patterns/show

Hope is also sold as part of The Gifts Collection.

Errata voor de Nederlandse versie: er is een typefout ingeslopen tijdens de vertaling, er staat 120 st opzetten dat moet 210 st opzetten zijn.

Pattern is available in English and in Dutch, you can choose which pdf you’d like when downloading.

Patroon is verkrijgbaar in het Engels en in het Nederlands, je kunt kiezen welke pdf je wilt bij het downloaden.

Hope is worked in the round. Perfection in simplicity. For optimal effect, use 2 high contrasting colours. I only used 2 skein of gorgeous 100% silk…. It’s a fun and fast knit and in the silk… the perfect gift.


C1: 165 yds/150 m aran weight yarn.
C2: 165 yds/150 m aran weight yarn.
Sample is shown in Dutch Knitting Design’s Hyacint (165 yds/150 m per 100gr) Colourways; C1: Stud Nr 6, C2: Stud Nr 10
Needles: 1 US 7/4.5 mm circular of length 32 in/80 cm.
Stitchmarkers: 1

14 sts and 25 rows = 4 in /10 cm in pattern stitch.

Directions are given for 1 size: 60 in/150 cm around neck. 7.75 in/20 cm long.