Dying of the Light by Knitterarium
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Dying of the Light

January 2017
Fingering 4ply yarn
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch using 3mm needles (blocked)
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
383 - 875 yards (350 - 800 m)
One Size
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Do not go gentle into that good night.
Rage, rage against the dying of the light.

These two lines, along with the fading daylight, are what inspired this design.

You can read more about the inspiration HERE

MC 875yds/800m 4ply linen yarn
CC 383yds/350m 4ply linen yarn
(sample was knit in eco-stitch 100% linen sport in the French Navy colourway for MC and the Rose colourway for CC)

Needle and Gauge:
3mm/US size 2.5 needles
Sample was worked at a gauge of 20 sts and 30 rows = 4” 10cm stockinette stitch using 3mm needles (blocked).
Please be aware any changes in gauge may affect your yardage and finished size.

Skills Required:
GSR, k, k2tog, yo

2 stitch markers

Finished Size (after blocking):
87”/221cm wide x 21”/53cm deep

German Short Rows were used, for which directions are given, you may substitute your own preferred method of short row if you wish.

Linen yarn was used for the sample, you can of course substitute any 4ply yarn you wish but this may affect your gauge which will in turn affect your yardage.

Due to the easy nature of this pattern only written instructions are required.

Knitterarium Ravelry group is a great place to pull up a chair, have a cup of tea, chat and show off your wonderful work. You will also find pattern support and updates here in each patterns individual threads.

This pattern is intended for your personal non-commercial use only. Do not copy, share or sell the pattern.