My Rainbow Heart by Stephanie Lotven
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My Rainbow Heart

Knitting
February 2017
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
32 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in colorwork heart motif
US 3 - 3.25 mm
US 1 - 2.25 mm
186 - 250 yards (170 - 229 m)
Adult Small (Medium, Large)
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We all need a little love and rainbows in our lives. I wrote this pattern to get a little happiness out into the world, one rainbow at a time. This is a fun, simple colorwork pattern that is easy to memorize. This pattern was specifically designed to showcase the rainbow in your yarn stash.

Thank you to rene07 for her incredible help with the Korean translation!

SIZES :
Adult Small (Medium, Large)

YARN :
FINGERING WEIGHT YARN
Main Color : 120 (140, 160) yards
TOTAL Contrasting Color : 104 (116, 128) yards
Contrasting Color/6-round repeat* : 4-5 (4.5-5.5, 5-6) yards
*All CC color changes in chart A will require 4 (4.5, 5) yards. All CC color changes in chart B will require 5 (5.5, 6) yards.

SHOWN IN: Canon Hand Dyes CHARLES MERINO SOCK (80% Superwash Merino 20% Nylon, 395 yards / 100 grams) or other FINGERING weight yarn
“Silver” for MC & “Bright, Fierce Colour” 24-Color Mini Skein Set for CC

FINISHED DIMENSIONS :
Circumference : 6 (7, 8) inches
Length : 9.5 inches

NEEDLES :
US 3 (3.25mm) & US 1 (2.25mm) DPNs or other small circumference needles in each size or size needed to obtain gauge

GAUGE :
32 stitches & 40 rounds = 4 inches in stockinette stitch (using colorwork heart motif) on LARGER NEEDLES

NOTIONS :
2 stitch markers, scrap yarn, & tapestry needle

SKILLS :
stranded colorwork & knitting in the round

LEVEL :
intermediate