Inari Kitsune - 2016 Epic Spring MKAL by Tania Richter

Inari Kitsune - 2016 Epic Spring MKAL

January 2016
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
US 2 - 2.75 mm
800 - 1600 yards (732 - 1463 m)
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This pattern is available for $8.00 USD buy it now

MKAL begins April 1st

Inari Kitsune is a double-knit pattern that features foxes depicted in a Sumi-e (ink painting) art style. It comes in two variations - a large scarf or a smaller cowl. Clues for both variations will release once every two weeks over an 8 week period.

When you purchase the pattern you will receive an introductory file download of the schedule, pattern details, and swatch.

Dates of Note
February 28 - Welcome Letter
April 1st - Clue 1
April 15th - Clue 2
April 29th - Clue 3
May 12th - Clue 4


  • Scarf - 2 skeins/800 yards of MC (Miami Red or Black Pearl) and 2 skeins/800 yards of CC (Crying Dove) - 1600 yards total
  • Cowl - 1 skein/400 yards of MC (Miami Red or Black Pearl) and 1 skein/400 yards of CC (Crying Dove) - 800 yards total
  • Stitch Markers
  • One set of 16” Circular US 2 (2.75mm) or needle size needed to obtain gauge

Official MKAL Thread
Hop over to the official MKAL thread to chat about the pattern!

Prize Drawing
All projects finished by June 30th, 2016, and entered into the prize thread will be entered into a raffle to win a $10 gift card to Fiber Wild Yarn Store. Additional prizes may be added depending upon the number of MKAL participants.

Final Information

This is an intermediate level project, previous experience with double-knitting/chart reading is recommended. Double knitting technique instructions are not included. More resources on double knitting can be found in this thread.

Please avoid posting spoilers in the form of progress photos as the first photo on your project page :3