Shore Hap by Martina Behm

Shore Hap

June 2016
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
26 stitches and 46 rows = 4 inches
in Garter stitch
US 2 - 2.75 mm
1148 yards (1050 m)
One size
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Errata available:

The Book of Haps is now available

The Sportweight yarn version of this pattern Shore Hap Joy is available as a single pattern download.

Note: the digital download includes a German translation of this pattern.

Shore Hap

Inspired by the colours and textures of the coastal landscape of Schleswig-Holstein, and historic textiles in Flensburg Museum, this simple but innovative hap looks equally good thrown about the neck or wrapped around the body.

Rohrspatz & Wollmeise Pure 100% Wolle (4 ply / fingering weight; 100% merino superwash; 525m / 574yds; 150g skeins)
Yarn A Willi 1 x 150g skein
Yarn B Neptun 1 x 150g skein

Length 125cm / 50in
Width 70cm / 28in

Needles and notions
2 sets 2.75mm (UK 12 / US 2) circular needles, 80cm / 32in long
Stitch marker
Tapestry needle
Blocking wires and/or rust-proof pins

26 sts and 46 rows to 10cm / 4in over garter st, after washing and blocking

This pattern in the fingering weight version is currently only available as part of The Book of Haps.
Note for the first edition of the printed book:
The pattern notes should say: "For a wider neck opening, you may choose to work extra repeats of rows 309 and 310 on both sides of your hap."

The sport weight version Shore Hap Joy is available as a single pattern download.