Plumetis by Skeinwalker Knits


August 2016
Sport (12 wpi) ?
13.5 stitches and 29 rows = 4 inches
in stitch pattern
US 5 - 3.75 mm
265 yards (242 m)
One; easily customizable.
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Inspired by the repetitiveness of mosaic tiles, Plumetis is a drapey summer cowl pattern knitted in a soft cotton yarn.
The cowl is dotted with lacy diamonds slowly fading away into scattered eyelets placed on a background of stockinette. The main lace pattern is easy to remember and creates a fun and airy texture. After a number of rounds, the all-over pattern recedes and variation kicks in, creating a denser fabric.

Phildar Phil Coton 3 (Sport; 100% Cotton; 121 meters / 132 yards per 50 grams); sample shown in Colour 0038 Violet; 2 balls.

3.75 mm (US size 5) 80 cm / 32 in circular needle or size to obtain gauge.

21 stitches and 26 rows = 10 cm / 4 inches in stockinette stitch, unblocked.
13.5 stitches and 29 rows = 10 cm / 4 inches in stitch pattern A, blocked.
Note: obtaining the gauge given is not crucial but will affect the finished size and the yardage needed.

Stitch markers: 1 in colour A (beginning of round marker) and 26 in colour B. Tapestry needle.

One; easily customizable.

Final Measurements:
Circumference 120 cm / 47.25 inches, height 22 cm / 8.75 inches.

Skill level:
Basic stitches, increases and double decreases. Repetitive, easy to memorize stitch patterns. Long-tail CO. Elastic BO (instructions given).

Pattern notes:
This pattern is worked in the round.
Suggestions are given to customize the pattern.
Charts and written instructions are provided

Pattern support:
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