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textured suri
December 5 2010
January 9 2011
Project info
textured suri
textured shawl recipe by Orlane Sucche
Needles & yarn
US 9 - 5.5 mm
Blue Sky Fibers Suri Merino
3.75 skeins = 615.0 yards (562.4 meters), 375 grams
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ETA: Disappointed in how much this has pilled up, still very cozy though.

28” x 65” blocked.

Summary of stitches:

16 stockinette
16 textured
18 stockinette
18 textured
18 stockinette
8 textured
25 garter

Bound off with sz 10 needles K2tog through the back loop, move loop back to the left needle. Did this on the WS of row 26 it really blends nicely with the garter stitch.

Longtail cast on 7 stitches

1st row (rs): Knit

2nd row: Knit

3rd row: 3rd row: K2, place marker, M1R, K1, place marker, (K1), place marker, K1, M1L, place marker, K2 (9 stitches)

4th row and all even, ws rows: K2, purl to last 2 stitches, K2

5th row: K2, M1R, K2, M1R (K1) M1L, K2, M1L, K2 (13 stitches)

6th row: K2, purl to last 2 stitches, K2

7th row: K2, M1R, K4, M1R(K1) M1L, K2, M1L, K4 (17 stitches)

8th row: K2, purl to last 2 stitches, K2

9th row: K2, M1R, K6, M1R (K1) M1L, K6, M1L, K2 (21 stitches)

10th row: K2, purl to last 2 stitches, K2

11th row: K2, M1R, K8, M1R (K1) M1L, K8, M1L, K2 (25 stitches)

12th row: K2, purl to last 2 stitches, K2

13th row: K2, M1R, K10, M1R (K1) M1L, K10, M1L, K2 (29 stitches)

14th row: K2, purl to last 2 stitches, K2

15th row: K2, M1R, K12, M1R (K1) M1RL, K12, M1R, K2 (33 stitches)

16th row: K2, purl to last 2 stitches, K2

16 rows textured /reverse textured stitch:

Textured stitch:
Knit 2, M1R, Textured Stitch (S1, K1 ,YO, PSS over K1 and YO) until marker, then M1R, K1, M1L, Reversed Texture Stitch (YO, K1, S1 over YO and K1) until last marker, then M1L, K2

Reverse textured stitch:

YO, K1 then with left needle knitwise move both Yo & K1 back to the left needle. Insert right needle into the 3rd stitch on left needle purlwise keeping fingers on the K1 and YO. Pass the 3rd stitch over the K1 and YO and off needle. Then purlwise, put K1 & YO back on right needle and tighten.

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by Blue Sky Fibers
60% Alpaca, 40% Merino
164 yards / 100 grams

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  • Project created: December 6, 2010
  • Finished: January 17, 2011
  • Updated: June 29, 2014
  • Progress updates: 3 updates