Nsubra Shawl by Bristol Ivy

Nsubra Shawl

Knitting
January 2018
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
23 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch, after vigorous blocking
US 4 - 3.5 mm
1260 - 1311 yards (1152 - 1199 m)
96” (244 cm) wingspan by 23 1/2 (59.5 cm) depth
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Inspired by traditional Ghanaian fabric, with stripes, swoops, and ripples.

Nsubra was designed in collaboration with Yarn Carnival and KC’s Pockets to Go! Kits for the yarn, project, and a project bag in the fabric that inspired it will be available at VKLive New York, Booths 418 and 420!

Finished Measurements
96” (244 cm) wingspan by 23 1/2 (59.5 cm) depth

Yarn
Yak Attack by Yarn Carnival (70% merino, 20% yak, 10% nylon; 437 yds (400 m)/100 g)
1 skein each in Moss (Color A), Translucent (Color B), and Frippery (Color C)

Needles
US 4 (3.5 mm) circular needle, 24-40” (60-100 cm) circumference
or size needed to obtain gauge

Gauge
23 sts and 36 rows = 4” (10 cm) in garter stitch, after vigorous blocking