Nesthorn by Asimina Saranti


December 2019
Super Bulky (5-6 wpi) ?
9 stitches and 10 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 11 - 8.0 mm
66 yards (60 m)
One Size
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Nesthorn is a simple pattern designed to make the most of one skein of fur yarn. It is worked seamlessly in the round from the top-down so it is easy to adjust the length according to available yardage, or by adding additional skeins.

Instructions are given in written abbreviated form.

Tech editor: Olympia Driva (biokninja)
Photography & Graphic Design: Asimina Saranti

Katia Polar
(Super Bulky / 5-6 wpi / 100% Acrylic)
(60 meters - 65 yards / 100 grams)
Colorway: 92, 1 skein

8 mm / US 11 or size to obtain gauge


  • 1 stitch marker
  • yarn needle

9 sts / 10 rounds = 10 cm (4 inches) square in stockinette stitch

Measuring gauge in fur yarn is tricky. The easiest way to work around it is to work a square with the exact stitch count given above and then measure whether the square fits the measurements given.

One size

Circumference (upper opening): 60 cm / 24 inches
Length: 18 cm / 7 inches

Skills Required/Techniques Used

  • Basic stitch patterns - stockinette
  • Increasing
  • Working in the round

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