Nukumori by Asimina Saranti

Nukumori

Knitting
December 2017
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
30 stitches and 44 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
2.5 mm
465 - 1394 yards (425 - 1275 m)
XS(S, M, L, X, 2X, 3X, 4X, 5X)
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This pattern is available for free.

For the upcoming winter, Nukumori is an accessory that can warm up a part of the body that often gets neglected: knees!

Nukumori is worked in two kinds of ribbing to keep the shaping at a bare minimum, but still provide a good fit. It also incorporates a simple crochet technique that adds a secure grip around the leg.

The 9 different sizes mean there is one Nukumori for everyone, while the beautiful hand-dyed yarn adds a special touch to the finished object. Rainbow speckles on grey, like fireworks in the night sky!

Pattern backstory and insights can be found here.


Yarn
Inaya BFL Sock 4-ply (get it here!)
(75% Bluefaced Leicester, 25% Nylon)
(465 yd/425m per 3.5 oz/100 g skein)
Color: Rainbow Stripe on Gray, 1(1, 1, 2, 2, 2, 3, 3, 3)skeins

Needles
US #1.5 / 2.5mm circular needle, 16-inch/40-cm

Notions

  • 2.5mm crochet hook
  • 3 stitch markers
  • yarn needle
  • 1 spool of elastic thread

Gauge
30 sts/44 rounds = 4 inches/10 cm in stockinette stitch
30 sts/45 rounds = 4 inches/10 cm in 1x1 rib stitch, lightly stretched
21 sts/56 rounds = 4 inches/10 cm in fisherman’s rib stitch

Sizes
XS(S, M, L, X, 2X, 3X, 4X, 5X)


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