Flying Machine by Stefanie Sichler

Flying Machine

Knitting
November 2018
DK (11 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 33 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 4 - 3.5 mm
1000 - 1200 yards (914 - 1097 m)
OS - One Size
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Flying machine is an homage to kids - big & small - and their kites.

Whether you enjoy bold colors or subtle shifts of color, if you enjoy stripes, Flying Machine, will give you hours of fun and creativity!
The pattern comes with a coloring template, so you can try out different combinations. Slipped stitches and color block techniques make it a fast & meditative knit with loads of rich, reversible texture!

So now it’s your turn!
WHICH COLORS WILL YOURS BE?

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Techniques you’ll be using:
Slipped stitches, knitting, purling, increasing, decreasing.

Yarn:
DK Weight Yarn - 1200 yards/ in multiple colors

Suggested Yarn:
The Fibre Co. Arranmore Light (328yd/300m 100g skein):
Color #1 - Glenveagh Castle (656yd/600m 200g)
Color #2 - Cronan (328yd/300m 100g)
Color #3 - Brannagh (328yd/300m 100g)

Gauge:
stockinette stitch after blocking
4”x4” = 24 sts & 33 rows

Needles:
Size US 4/3.5 mm (40 in/100 cm circular recommended)

Notions:
tapestry needle & stitch markers

Finished Measurements:
Wingspan: 68” (172cm)
Height: 31” (79cm)