Galachio by Brian smith


October 2013
ruth and belinda silky aran
Aran (8 wpi) ?
4.5 stitches and 4 rows = 1 inch
in garter stitch
US 8 - 5.0 mm
634 - 645 yards (580 - 590 m)
one size
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Brioche rib and garter stitch create a simple, but elegant shawl. Knitted in “Ruth and Belinda’s” Silky Aran yarn. Spun from Peruvian Alpaca 80% and Mulberry silk 20%. Pure luxury.

Yarn purchased here:

Finished measurements after blocking: Depth-36 inches, Wingspan-90 inches

Yarn used: Ruth and Belinda’s silky alpaca and silk aran-100g-166m
4 skeins in shade: Honey

Amount used: 350g-581m

Gauge: 4 rows-4.5 stitches-garter stitch

Needle: 5mm-100cm-circular

Notions: 2 markers-Tapestry needle-Blocking kit