KnitterCatt > notebook > projects > Old Grey Shale

Project info
Old Grey Shale
Old Shale Wimple by Rebecca Sheppard
Needles & yarn
US 6 - 4.0 mm
Stylecraft Pure Luxury Merino Double Knitting
26 yards in stash
3.8 skeins = 494.0 yards (451.7 meters), 190 grams
Len's Mill Store in Ontario

Wanted a patterned cowl for this plain grey yarn. The yarn is sooo soft, but a bit splitty. Can’t wait for it to be done.

dec 31 - frogging and starting over…casting on only 109 this time for a round of 108 (6 repeats instead of 8) because it was looking like it was going to be really big around my neck.

FROGGED and restarted cause I realized what a wimple is and it would be way too small the way it is right now. Casting on with the right number of stitches.

jan 17 - starting the herringbone section.
set up done
row 2-2,3,4,5,6,7,
row 3-2,3,4,5,6,7
binding off using Jenny’s super stretchy bind off

viewed 69 times
December 26 2011
January 17 2012
About this pattern
KnitterCatt's star rating
KnitterCatt's difficulty rating
24 projects, in 64 queues
About this yarn
by Stylecraft
100% Merino
130 yards / 50 grams
KnitterCatt's star rating

746 projects

stashed 485 times

  • Project created: December 26, 2011
  • Updated: January 20, 2012
  • Progress updates: 2 updates