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Stained Glass Four Season

Knitting
Worsted / 10 ply (9 wpi) ?
10 stitches = 4 inches
7.0 mm
2000 - 2500 yards (1829 - 2286 m)
42x42 inches

The blanket is knitted with 2 strands of worsted weight highland wool hold together. Pattern instructions will be ready sometimes in 2014.

Stained Glass Four Seasons Blanket is inspired by the stained glass panel ”The Four Seasons”, (1978) by Leonard French at La Trobe University Sculpture Park in Melbourne/Australia.

The blanket composted of 19 pieces - 4 squares with Sun, 1 square with cross, 1 small triangle, 6 big triangles, and 3 rectangles, which are sewn together and finished with 4 Moss Stitch borders.

EXPERIENCE LEVEL
Intermediate.
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
Approximately 42x42 inches, including 4 borders.
MATERIALS

  • 1 ball elann.com Peruvian Highland Wool 4145 Dusty Teal (for the small triangle)
  • 1 ball elann.com Peruvian Highland Wool 9240 Twilight Blue (for big triangle)
  • 1 ball each elann.com Peruvian Highland Wool 1321 Tapestry Blue and 2699 Starlight Blue (for the big triangle)
  • 1 ball each elann.com Peruvian Highland Wool 2020 Claret (for the big triangle)
  • 1 ball elann.com Peruvian Highland Wool 0620 Garnet (for the big triangle)
  • 1 ball elann.com Peruvian Highland Wool 9165 Teal (for the big triangle)
  • 1 ball each elann.com Peruvian Highland Wool 4141 Arizona Clay and 2120 pottery Red (for the big triangle)
  • 1 ball each elann.com Peruvian Highland Wool 7727 Daffodil and 3103 Allspice (2 strand hold together for square) and several yards of 2762 ink (for embroidery the cross)
  • 1 ball each elann.com Peruvian Highland Wool 3103 Allspice (for the center of sun) and 2055 Ruby (for outside the sun)
  • 1 ball each elann.com Peruvian Highland Wool 7727 Daffodil (for the center of sun) and 1255 Irish Moss (for outside of the sun)
  • 1 ball each elann.com Peruvian Highland Wool 2132 Mocha Cream (for the center of sun) and 2699 Starlight Blue (for outside of the sun)
  • 1 ball each elann.com Peruvian Highland Wool 1004 Pumpkin (for the center of sun) and 3103 Allspice and 0744 Harvest Heather (2 strands held together for outside of the sun)
  • 1 ball elann.com Peruvian Highland Wool 2132 Mocha Cream (for the rectangular)
  • 1 ball elann.com Peruvian Highland Wool 87M2 Red Maple (for the rectangular)
  • 1 ball elann.com Peruvian Highland Wool 0208 Malt Heather (for the rectangular)
  • 9 ball elann.com Peruvian Highland Wool 2762 Ink (for all borders)
  • One set 7.0mm (US 11) double point knitting needles and same size circular needles.
  • Tapestry needle.
  • 4 Stitch markers.
  • Scrap yarn in a contrasting color.
  • 7 mm (K-10.5) crochet hook for provisional cast on. GAUGE 11 sts = 4 inches after blocking.