Mermade by Lana Jois
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Mermade

Knitting
March 2015
DK (11 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 20 rows = 4 inches
in Lace Pattern
US 7 - 4.5 mm
300 - 450 yards (274 - 411 m)
3 sizes
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It was a hot and humid afternoon, the perfect time to dream about oceans and deep sea creatures and mermaids. What started as a lazy line of thought about what sort of shawl a mermaid would wear, and better still what a mermaid would knit for herself, soon became a series of sketches and calculations and ended with Mermade on the needles.

Mermade is an all-over lace, crescent shawl, in 3 sizes. It is knit
bottom-up using short rows for shaping and an i-cord bind off for
finishing.

Yarn

2 (3, 3) skeins of Malabrigo Silky Merino; 51% silk, 49% merino
wool; 150 yds per 50g skein; colour: Green Gray 411

Other Supplies
stitch markers

Techniques
lace knitting
short rows
i-cord bind off