One Skein Shrug by Kirsten Hipsky

One Skein Shrug

October 2008
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in St st
US 8 - 5.0 mm
247 yards (226 m)
15.75” back width, 12” arm circumference
This pattern is available for free.

The One Skein Shrug is a sweet little shoulder warmer with a touch of lace. With the incredible value of Northampton, you can afford to make several! If you’re familiar with top-down design, buy two skeins to make a larger size than shown.

Finished Sizes: 15.75” back width, 12” arm circumference

Materials: 1 skein Valley Yarns Northampton (100% wool, 247yds/100g) color 27 merlot heather

US size 8 32” and 16” circular needles

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Gauge: 16 sts and 24 rows = 4” in St st on size 8 needles or size needed to obtain gauge