evidence by Susan Gehringer

evidence

Knitting
February 2017
Light Fingering ?
28 stitches = 4 inches
in multiple gauges (see notes)
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
900 yards (823 m)
12½" wide x 49" circumference (30 x 125 cm)
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Pleated stitches and cables give this textured cowl interest and depth, and make it suitable for men or women. Adventurous knitters will find the steganography stitch fascinating, the electrophoresis panel a relaxing interlude, and the histology engaging enough to hold interest. The stunning Bloodstain fingering yarn from The Homestead Hobbyist’s Crime Scene collection has gorgeous layers of color on a wonderfully unusual fiber mix and gives this cowl warmth without adding weight.

One size: 12½“ wide x 49” circumference (30 x 125 cm)

Yarn: Light fingering weight, 900 yds
Shown in The Homestead Hobbyist Crime Scene Collection fingering in Bloodstain, 460 yds / 100 g, 2 skeins

Gauge:
gauge varies per pattern but all patterns used the same needle size in the sample
28 sts and 56 rows = 4” / 10 cm in steganography pattern,
28 sts and 45 rows = 4” / 10 cm in electrophoresis pattern,
38 sts and 36 rows = 4” / 10 cm in histology pattern,
all measured after blocking, using US 1-4 (2.5‑3.5 mm) or size needed to get gauge.

Notions: cable needle, waste yarn / stitch holder, crochet hook (optional for provisional cast on)

Thank you to our fabulous models Kyle Kolton and Lina Albernaz!

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