Izar by Holly Chayes


February 2014
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 34 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch, washed and blocked
US 5 - 3.75 mm
1260 yards (1152 m)
38 inches (96.5 cm) diameter, blocked
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Quirky. Bold. Playful. Graphic.
Izar is eight knots and a starburst drawn with lace.

A modern, asymmetrical, take on classic celtic knots, Izar will lead you on a journey of twists and turns leaving you with a stunning shawl in the end.

Yardage Note:
MC: 840 yards (770 meters), fingering weight
(2 skeins of Eidos)
CC: 420 yards (385 meters), fingering weight
(1 skein of Eidos)

Skills Used:
cable cast on, binding off, knitting
k2tog, ssk k3tog, k3togtbl, yo
weaving in ends
blocking lace