Oceania by Kieran Foley


February 2015
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
26.5 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in stranded knitting
US 6 - 4.0 mm
1440 - 1600 yards (1317 - 1463 m)
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An intricately patterned shawl inspired by traditional weavings from Oceania.

The sample was knit by Barbara of dibadu with 4 skeins of silky and luminous dibadu Funnies - Simply Merino, 1 skein each of Pazifik (Pacific), Türkis (Turquoise), Gebrannte Erde (Burnt Earth) and Kürbiscreme (Pumpkin Cream), 365m/400yds/100g per skein (approximately 330m/360yds/90g of each color is used).

Techniques include lace knitting, stranding, intarsia, trapping, dealing with yarn ends - splicing, weaving in, or knitting in.

Dimensions: 170cm/67in long by 56cm/22in wide
Gauge: 26.5 sts and 24 rows = 10cm/4in in stranded knitting on 4mm/US6 needle

The pdf contains charts and short written instructions commenting on the charts. English and German versions of the pdf are available.

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