Preciosa Hitchhiker
Finished
June 29, 2012
July 3, 2012

Preciosa Hitchhiker

Project info
Hitchhiker by Martina Behm
Knitting
Neck / TorsoScarf
Neck / TorsoShawl / Wrap
Lora's Christmas present
66" x 10"
Needles & yarn
US 10 - 6.0 mm
Knit Picks Preciosa
246 yards in stash
0.88 skeins = 216.5 yards (197.9 meters), 88 grams
5056
Green
Knit Picks
June 20, 2012
Notes

Let your KFBs keep track of where you are! On row 1, place a marker between the F and B of the KFB (1 stitch behind marker). As you increase, the number of stitches behind the marker equals your row count. Then you just remove it on row 8 and replace it on row 1.

6/29: 11 teeth, 17 gms used

6/30: 16 teeth, 40 gms used

7/2: 21 teeth, 70 gms used. The long edge is already nearly 5 ft long, and my friend is just 5’2” or so, so I definitely don’t see a need to break into the second ball. I figure I can get 2-3 more reps before I need to bind off.

7/3: 22 teeth, 78 gms used.

I used JSSBO. Finished product has 23 teeth, weighs 88 gms, and I have 8 gms leftover. (If I’d had a full 100 gms I might have eked out one more rep, but it just seemed too close.) It’s soaking now!

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Finished
June 29, 2012
July 3, 2012
 
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Worsted
100% Merino
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  • Project created: June 29, 2012
  • Finished: July 4, 2012
  • Updated: November 28, 2012
  • Progress updates: 9 updates