Pattern Description from MarnieMacLean.com: “La Cumparsita is one of the most well known tangos and means ‘the little parade.’ This delicate lacy shawl is composed of two complimentary lace patterns and a simple border with an easy picot bind off. Worked in superwash merino wool, it’s surprisingly durable and ready to be worn over a flirty ruffled dress or slung round your neck as a elegant scarf.”
Size: One Size: 62”/157.5 cm wide by 31”/79 cm deep
- US size 5/3.75mm (or size to obtain gauge) circular needles 32”/80cm length
- Stitch markers (at least 4)
- 560 yards (1 skein) Dizzy Blonde Superwash Sock Yarn in Farrah, 115g/4oz superwash merino sockweight yarn NOTE: Yarn estimate is exact, you may wish to buy extra to be safe.
- Tapestry needle
- Blocking supplies
- Optional: cotton thread for lifelines
Gauge 20 sts x 28 rows = 4”/10cm in stockinette.
What you get
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To knit this pattern, you must be able to:
- Yarn over
- Cast on
- Bind off
- Work from a chart
- Block your knitting
Resources and Thanks
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