Alchemy by Janina Kallio

Alchemy

Knitting
November 2016
DK (11 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 34 rows = 4 inches
in seed stitch, before blocking
US 7 - 4.5 mm
738 yards (675 m)
One size, (see notes)
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Looking for texture and warmth? This cosy DK weight wrap offers both. Alchemy explores the open star stitch using two colours. It creates a rich texture and is a fun way to play with colours.

You only use one colour at a time, so it’s easy and entertaining to knit. Seed stitch frames on both ends enhance the cosy look.

Alchemy is also available on Wanderlust Knits collection.

YARN
Frida Fuchs Wonneproppen DK (100% Merino; 250 m / 273 yds per 100 g). 2 skeins of Mönchspfeffer (C1) and 1 skein of Vanilleschote (C2). Or similar DK weight yarn.

YARDAGE
Colour 1 (C1): 433 m / 473 yds
Colour 2 (C2): 243 m / 265 yds

NEEDLE
Size 4,5 mm / US 7 circular needle. Adjust needle size to obtain pattern gauge.

Shawl is worked flat but I recommend using a 100 cm / 40 inch circular needle to accommodate the growing number of stitches.

FINISHED SIZE After blocking
183 cm / 72 in (width) x 81 cm / 32 in (depth)

STITCHES USED
k: knit
p: purl
kfb: knit to front and back loop of the same stitch
yo: yarn over
k3pso: knit 3, then pass the 1st of those stitches over the other 2 (1 stitch decrease)

TYPE OF INSTRUCTIONS
The pattern has complete written instructions and does not include charts. Blocking instructions and a schematic are also provided.

LANGUAGES
English, Finnish.

TERMS OF USE
For personal use only. Do not copy, share or sell the pattern.
You may sell the knitted item made using this pattern.

REFUND POLICY
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PATTERN SUPPORT & QUESTIONS

DELIVERY
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