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Rapt for the Holidays
Rapt for the Holidays (Holiday MKAL 2014) by Heather Anderson
Knitting
Test knit for Heather Anderson
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Needles & yarn
US 4 - 3.5 mm
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3 skeins = 693.0 yards (633.7 meters), 150 grams
White
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Notes

Finished size: 59” wide x 27” long.

175 rows / 289 stitches.

8 days to knit.

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I will also be using size 6 Silver Lined Transparent Montana Blue Round Japanese Seed Beads from FusionBeads.com (#SB2751) for the majority of the shawl and size 6 Gold Permanent Galvanized Round Japanese seed beads (#SB3035) for part of Clue 6.

7/1/14
Clue 1:
Setup, rows 1-14 (73 sts)
Pattern: rows 1-16 (141 sts)
Totals for Clue 1: This clue took 1 hour 24 minutes, used .16oz/5g/23yds of yarn, and 17 blue beads, about 4” long.

Clue 2:
Pattern: rows 1-34 (273 sts)
This clue took 3 hrs 16 minutes, used .67oz/19g/87.4 yds of yarn, about 8.5” long thru this clue.
Cumulative totals thru Clue 2: 4 hrs 40 mins; .83oz/24g/110.4yds

7/2/14
Clue 3:
Pattern: rows 1-25 (228 sts, 100 blue beads)
This clue took 4 hrs 7 minutes, used .9oz/26g/120.6 yds of yarn, about 12” long thru this clue.
Cumulative totals thru Clue 3: 8 hrs 47 mins, 1.73oz/50g/231 yds (1 skein used thru this clue)

7/3/14
Clue 4, #1, Rows 1-16 (278 sts)

7/4/14
Clue 4 #2, rows 1-16 (278 sts)

7/5/14
Clue 4, rows 17-21 (281 sts)
This clue took 5 hrs 49 mins, used 1.27 oz/36g/166 yds of yarn; about 15.5” long thru this clue.
Cumulative totals thru Clue 4: 14 hrs 36 mins, 3 oz/86g/397 yds

Clue 5 #1, rows 1-12 (281 sts, 69 blue beads)

7/6/14
Clue 5 #2, rows 1-12 (281 sts, 69 blue beads)

7/7/14
Clue 5 Transition rows 1-4 (289 sts)
This clue took 4 hrs 48 mins, used 0.8 oz/23g/106.5 yds; 138 beads; about 19” long through this clue.
Cumulative totals thru Clue 5: 19hrs 24 mins, 3.8oz/109 g/503.25 yds

Clue 6 rows 1-20 (289 sts, 19 gold beads)
The main part of this clue took 2 hrs 57 mins

7/8/14
Clue 6 Transition rows 1-4 (289 sts, 95 blue beads)
Clue 6 Edging rows 1-5 (289 sts, 57 blue beads)
This part of clue 6 took 2 hours 14 mins because of the heavy beading, used 1.44 oz/41 g/189.5 yds

Cumulative totals for whole shawl: 21 hours 38 mins, 5.24 oz/150g/693g (3 full skeins), 407 blue beads, 19 gold beads

Total weight with beads: 6.5oz/184g

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July 1 2014
July 8 2014
 
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  • Project created: July 1, 2014
  • Finished: July 8, 2014
  • Updated: December 11, 2014
  • Progress updates: 4 updates