Kitta by Elena Fedotova

Kitta

Crochet
November 2016
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
One diamond is approx. 3⅛'' (8cm) tall and 1⅜'' (3.5 cm) wide
4.0 mm (G)
590 - 600 yards (539 - 549 m)
12⅝'' (32 cm) wide, 13¾'' (35 cm) tall, 25¼'' (64 cm) in circumference
US
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Kitta is a crochet cowl worked in the round with the RS always facing up. The main stitch pattern only uses two of the most basic crochet stitches: double crochet and chains. You will alternate two colors at a time, but use only one color in each round.

The working process is easy, yet interesting; it is fascinating to watch the color changes and see the diamonds take shape.

The pattern includes an empty grid to colorize and create your own unique design.

MATERIALS

  • Yarn: Finito by Malabrigo, 100% merino, 200 yd (183 m) per 50 g skein, in shades Lavanda, Paloma and Natural (1 skein each)
  • Hook: US G (4 mm)
  • Two stitch markers
  • Yarn needle to weave in ends

GAUGE

  • One diamond is approx. 3⅛’’ (8cm) tall and 1⅜’’ (3.5 cm) wide.

FINISHED SIZE

  • Width 12⅝’’ (32 cm), circumference 25¼’’ (64 cm)
  • Height 13¾’’ (35 cm)

The size of the cowl can be adjusted by working fewer or more rounds or changing the number of starting PRs.

Tech editing by Amy Curtin (Amerz on Ravelry).

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