Snowdon

Knitting
December 2011
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
14 stitches and 20 rows = 4 inches
in chevron stitch, after blocking
US 10 - 6.0 mm
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Available from the book Juju’s Loops!

Chevron stitches are great fun to knit. Snowdon can easily be enlarged to make a cosy throw by adding extra repeats of the pattern to the length and width, or you can choose a finer, ‘baby’ yarn and make a smaller version.

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Size: 80cm/31.5in square

Yarn:
Misti Alpaca Best of Nature Chunky:
100% baby alpaca, 100g = 98m/109yd
Colour A: 3 skeins – BN03 Basil
Colour B: 2 skeins – BN05 Lilac
Colour C: 1 skein – BN01 Blue corn

Needles: 6mm/US 10, 100cm/40in circular needle

Gauge: 10cm/4in = 14sts x 20 rows in chevron stitch, after blocking

Be aware that chevron stitch grows in length and shrinks in width dramatically after it is blocked; what starts out looking like a short, wide blanket growsto the right proportions after wet blocking.