Hurly Burly by Claire Ellen
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Hurly Burly

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Knitting
October 2015
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
8 stitches and 12 rows = 1 inch
in stockinette stitch
US 1 - 2.25 mm
360 - 380 yards (329 - 347 m)
Small (Large)
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1st Witch: When shall we three meet again
In thunder, lightning, or in rain?
2nd Witch: When the hurlyburly’s done,
When the battle’s lost and won.
3rd Witch: That will be ere the set of sun.
(…)All: Fair is foul, and foul is fair:
Hover through the fog and filthy air.

Skill Level: Intermediate, due to lace work and unusual construction elements.
Materials: approximately 360-380 yds or 330-350 m of sock yarn. The socks pictured are a size large and used 375 yds of Alisha Goes Around’s Tracks of Bison, in the color Downhill
Needles: US1 (2.25mm) sock needles
Tools: cable needle, if necessary, tape measure, scissors, and tapestry needle
Sizing: Small (Large) socks measure 8(9) inches or 20.5(23) cm in circumference. Leg height, gusset depth, and foot length are all adjustable to fit and preference, but may impact yardage requirements.
Gauge: 8 stitches and 12 rounds per inch or 2.5cm in stockinette stitch.

Abbreviations
K=Knit
P=Purl
S=Slip
K2tog=knit 2 stitches together
SSK= work a slip, slip, knit
P2tog=purl 2 stitches together
2x2 cable= slip 2 to a cable needle and hold to the front. K2, then K2 from the cable needle
3x3 cable= slip 3 to a cable needle and hold to the front. K3, then K3 from the cable needle

All other stitches are defined in the chart key.