Ammon

Knitting
March 2019
Sport (12 wpi) ?
17 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in Garter stitch knit flat
US 6 - 4.0 mm
One size

Homecoming collection is available only in print through Martin’s Lab website. Single digital pattern will be available for purchase in three months. Custom spun base featured in the design can be found here.

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Ammon was revered in Ancient Egypt as King of the gods. He was represented in human form with a ram’s head.
The shawl’s outstanding swirl is a homage to the graphic beauty of the curves and lines of ram horns.
Wear it with pride, dignity and determination, as Ammon wore his ram attributes.

Size
One Size
Top edge: 175 cm/69”
Bottom edge: 280 cm/ 110”
Deepest point: 50 cm/20”

Yarn
1 skein each in 3 colors of Aubrey Sport by Martin’s Lab (55% Bluefaced Leicester, 45% silk; 300m/328y per 100g). Shown in colorways Anthracite, C1; Lappato, C2; Honeycomb, C3.

Needles
4.0 mm/US #6 or size needed for gauge; 100 cm/40” long circular needle

Other
14 stitch markers, tapestry needle

Gauge
17 sts and 36 rows = 10 cm/4” in garter stitch worked flat, after blocking.
12 sts and 24 rows = 10 cm/4” in two-colour brioche stitch worked flat, after blocking.
The gauge isn’t crucial on this project, but differences will affect the finished size as well as the required yardage.