AC/GT Wrap by Love, Aly

AC/GT Wrap

Crochet
June 2020
both are used in this pattern
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 3.5 rows = 4 inches
6.0 mm (J)
4.0 mm (G)
1017 yards (930 m)
One Size
both US and UK
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English & Polish Version currently available. Coming soon in Dutch and Spanish.

Lover of biology or chemistry? Then this pattern is for you…

A rock n’ roll crochet wrap based on DNA double helix. An advanced beginner rectangular shawl pattern worked in ‘waves’ to create the illusion of helices with a contrast band of surface crochet across variegated chain stitches to give the impression of the AC / GT bases.

This pattern was designed with women working the STEM fields in mind. Show off your artistic ability alongside that juicy brain power!

Garment Specifics
Construction: Rectangular shawl worked horizontally, with a variegated stripe with some surface crochet embroidery.
Yarn: Delicate and lightweight 4ply with surface crochet in a heavier DK yarn in a contrasting colour.

All yarns were gifted to me by Mad Scientist Yarns. Yarns and pattern kits can be purchased from their website here.

Materials:
800m / 874yds 4ply Yarn in Main Colour (MC) I used MSY Symbiosis in “ Deoxyribrose “
120m / 132yds 4ply Yarn in Contrast Colour #1 (CC1) I used MSY Symbiosis in “ CTAG “
10m / 11yds DK Yarn in Contrast Colour #2 (CC2) I used MSY Symbiosis DK in “ Nucleotide “
6mm crochet hook
4mm crochet hook

Notions:
I strongly suggest using stitch markers to help you with stitch placement, particularly with the longer stitches.