Dripline by Mari Chiba

Dripline

Knitting
February 2017
DK (11 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in pattern
US 5 - 3.75 mm
1400 - 2500 yards (1280 - 2286 m)
Stole (Wrap) - 22 (29)”/56 (73.5) cm wide x 59 (79)”/150 (200.5) cm long
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A luxurious scarf or wrap, you’ll want to envelop yourself in this cozy garment. The cable and lace stitch pattern is fun to knit, but rest rows mean you won’t be pulling your hair out when you challenge yourself to this project.

Inspired by the beautiful complex stitch patterns in Japanese
stitch dictionaries, lace lovers and cable lovers will find a great balanced project in this wrap!

Instructions are included for two sizes, but this piece is easy to customize in both width and length.

Lace pattern is both charted and written row by row.

Yarn
Miss Babs Kunlun (70% merino wool, 15% cashmere, 15% silk; 280 yards/4.4 oz/225 meters/125 grams), 5 (9) skeins shown in Deer Moss.
Or approximately 1,400 (2,520) yards/1,280 (2,304) meters DK weight yarn.

Finished Sizes
Stole (Wrap) - 22 (29)”/56 (73.5) cm wide x 59 (79)”/150 (200.5) cm long
Note: Measurements taken after blocking. Shown in Stole size.

Needles
US 5 3.75 mm knitting needles

Gauge
24 sts x 32 rows = 4”/10 cm in pattern, after blocking
1 repeat 31/2”/8.25 cm wide by 5”/12.75 cm long after blocking, 4”/10 cm tall and 31/8” wide before blocking

Notions
Cable needle
Tapestry needle
Blocking pins & wires