Take Heart is the very first book from the Pom Pom Press! Brought to you from the editors of Pom Pom Quarterly, Take Heart is a collection of 10 knitted accessories by designer and illustrator Fiona Alice. You can now order your copy (print + digital) and join our group for updates, KALs and chatter!
One size: 208 cm / 82” wide x 33 cm / 13” deep at deepest point and 8 cm / 3¼” deep at narrowest point
Yarn: Kettle Yarn Co. Islington DK (55% Blue Faced Leicester wool, 45% silk, 212 m / 232 yds per 100 g skein)
Shade: Icicle; 3 skeins
Gauge: 16 sts & 22 rows = 10 cm / 4” over pattern on 4.5 mm needles after blocking
Needles: 4.5 mm / US 7 circular needle, 100 cm / 40” length AND additional spare 4.5 mm / US 7 of similar or shorter length
Always use a needle size that will result in the correct gauge after blocking.
Notions: 4 stitch markers, tapestry needle
Notes: The border is worked in 3 separate pieces and then joined together before working in short rows to create the shape. The shawl is finished with an i-cord cast off.