Vela Wrap - DK by Monika Sirna

Vela Wrap - DK

Knitting
May 2015
DK (11 wpi) ?
12.5 stitches and 20 rows = 4 inches
in Star Lace
US 7 - 4.5 mm
590 - 1380 yards (539 - 1262 m)
S (M, L)
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Imagine a summer night sky, full of twinkling stars, warm sand gently tickling your feet, rhythmic waves whispering thousand year old music.

Vela is a gracefully fluid summer wrap, elegantly crafted with a soft single ply yarn for a next to skin wear. The rectangular shape and generous size will enhance any style and can be paired with summer dress or your favorite pair of jeans.
Wrap yourself in brilliant star lace reminiscent of the heavens.

The wrap is worked flat in one piece. The easy to memorize Star Lace stitch can be worked from charted or written instructs.

Material:
Suitable for DK weight yarns, in merino or its blends with silk, cotton, cashmere, … Choose the softest single ply for next to skin wear.
Sample (Size M) shown: Colour Adventures Stunning DK, Arabian Nights colorway.

Yarn Requirements:
590 (870, 1380) yds or 540 (800, 1260) m or 3 (4, 6) skeins

Finished Measurements:
length: 73 (85, 85)” or 185.5 (216, 216) cm
width: 15 (20, 32)” or 38 (51, 81.5) cm

Pattern includes:

  • 3 sizes - scarf to large wrap

  • charted and written instructions

  • tips on adjusting size, alternating skeins, fixing mistakes, blocking, adding optional fringe