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Split Cable Wimple
Finished
August 17 2018
September 5 2018
Project info
Split Cable Wimple
Split Cable Wimple by Annie Modesitt
Knitting
Needles & yarn
US 6 - 4.0 mm
Indigodragonfly Chameleon Sock
400 yards in stash
Blue
Notes

Joining Annie for this KAL.

I do want to try something else with this, though; Suzanne has come up with a BRILLIANT applied GARTER-STITCH icord method. I’ve started with a provisional cast-on plus 3 rounds of plain stockinette, and I’ll work that edging once the cowl is finished.

21-08-2018

The charts for this pattern are odd, or maybe it’s just me. The instructions say to shift the markers once, but I’m having to shift them FOUR times per repeat — on round 7, 21, 22, and after round 28. At least, I’m doing that shifting, because I want the columns of slipped/decreased/centred stitches to stay aligned, as they appear in the chart.

25-08-2018

After 2 full repeats (but no border) I have 62 grams left. If this trend continues, I can do 4.5 repeats of the pattern, plus the borders, I think.

02-09-2018

3 full repeats done; 42.9 grams left.

04-09-2018

After 4 repeats I have 22.2 gr remaining, but the cowl is already about 16” long (unblocked) so I’m going to stop now and do the applied garter i-cord.

05-09-2018

Doing the applied garter edging with size 3 US needles, over 4 sts.

09-09-2018

Bottom edge bound off; 17.7 gr remaining

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Finished
August 17 2018
September 5 2018
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by Indigodragonfly
Fingering
63% Merino, 20% Cashmere goat, 17% Silk
400 yards / 100 grams
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  • Project created: August 17, 2018
  • Updated: January 13, 2019
  • Progress updates: 7 updates