Sanquhar Christmas Ornaments by Karen Fletcher

Sanquhar Christmas Ornaments

September 2013
Light Fingering ?
32 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in stockingette
US 1 - 2.25 mm
142 - 164 yards (130 - 150 m)
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In the summer of 2012 I discovered Sanquhar mittens and, being a fan of colourwork and geometric patterns, quickly fell in love. After making a dozen or so pairs of mittens I began trying to find other items I could put the little patterned squares on to and so these Christmas ornaments were born.

General Information
Yarn Used: Drops Alpaca
Gauge: 32 sts and 36 are 4” rows in stockingette
Needles: 2.25 mm DPNS
Yarn Requirements (per ball):
MC- 6g
CC- 3g
Other requirements
Styrofoam balls (2.5” diameter)
Tapestry Needles