Arusha by Verena Cohrs

Arusha

Knitting
June 2018
Light Fingering ?
18 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in worked flat in stockinette stitch, on 3.5 mm / US 4 needle, after blocking
US 4 - 3.5 mm
1072 yards (980 m)
One size [217.75 cm / 85.75” wingspan along top edge; 85.5 cm / 33.75” deep at deepest point]

This pattern is included in TRAVEL: A Book for Makers, Adventurers and Sustainablists.


PATTERN NOTES

SIZES
One size Finished wingspan along top edge: 217.75 cm / 85.75”; finished depth at deepest point: 85.5 cm / 33.75”

YARN
Blacker Yarns Samite Silk Blend (fingering-weight; 40% Shetland; 30% Bluefaced Leicester, 20% Ahimsa silk, 10% Gotland; 460 metres / 503 yards per 100g)

980 metres / 1072 yards (shown in Frozen Bud)

GAUGE
18 sts x 24 rows = 10 x 10 cm (worked flat in Stockinette Stitch, on 3.5 mm / US 4 needle, after blocking)

NEEDLES
3.5 mm / US 4 circular needle (or needle size to obtain gauge) with a cable length of at least 80 cm / 32”

NOTIONS
Blocking tools (optional), 4 mm crochet hook (optional), darning needle, tape measure

CONTRIBUTORS
Photography: Ricarda Schueller
Hair & make up: Paloma Bryschta
Model: Reina-Maria Nerlich
Clothing: Birkenstock, Lanius
Sample knitting: Sylvia
Tech editing: Amelia Hodsdon