Garterescence by Shannon Squire
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October 2017
Light Fingering ?
22 stitches = 4 inches
in garter stitch
US 4 - 3.5 mm
1100 yards (1006 m)
16" wide, 62" long, after blocking.
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This yarn is so squishy, so wooly, so fabulous, that it just begged to be something classic and fun. It called for garter stitch, and a lot of it. I added in a bit of beady slipped stitches, an on-the-bias rectangular shape, and the result is the ideal wrap-yourself-in-wooly-goodness wrap for fall, winter, and beyond. Add a saucy shawl pin, and your shoulders will be toasty as you wander around a fiber festival, or sip hot tea in front of a fire knitting your way through the chilly seasons.

approximately 1100 yards fingering-weight yarn total, split evenly between two colors. I used Jill Draper Makes Stuff Mohonk Light in Iron Oxide (cA) and Orchid (cB).

Finished measurements
16” wide, 62” long, after blocking.