Tamazya by Meghan Jones

Tamazya

Knitting
April 2015
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
13 stitches and 19 rows = 4 inches
in Charted Pattern, Gauge is not critical
US 8 - 5.0 mm
1100 - 1210 yards (1006 - 1106 m)
52x52" after blocking
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As rich and beautiful as the Berber area it is named for Tamazya is a deeply textured lace blanket worked with a geometric inner pattern and ornate outer border. This stunning cover is created with a strand of worsted weight wool and laceweight mohair held together for visual stitch definition and a slight bloom. The picot border is worked on the WS and the bumps are blocked out for emphasis.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
52x52”

MATERIALS
Knitpicks Aloft [75% mohair, 25% silk, 246yds/25g]; color 25204 cranberry, 5 balls

Knitpicks Wool of the Andes [100% peruvian highland wool, 110yds/50g]; color 23419 holly berry, 11 balls

1 set US #8/5mm 60 inch circular needle

Tapestry needle, stitch markers (4), blocking wires.

GAUGE
13 sts/19 rows = 4” over charted pattern after blocking, gauge is not critical for this pattern

PATTERN NOTES
This blanket begins with a provisional cast on and the center section is worked back and forth in rows. Stiches are picked up along the sides and provisional cast on and the border is worked in the round with increases at each of the 4 corners. The edge is worked with a picot garter bind off.