Graven Wrap by Meghan Jones

Graven Wrap

August 2017
DK (11 wpi) ?
23 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in k1tbl, p1 rib
US 6 - 4.0 mm
910 yards (832 m)
52" long, 10" wide at narrow end, and 25.5" wide at wider end
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Neo-Gothic architects in the nineteenth century eagerly imitated the massive stone fireplaces of late-medieval castles and manor houses. Elaborate carvings decorated the chimneypieces and mantel shelves of these structures; the trapezoidal Graven Wrap reproduces this high-relief texture in soft wool.

Difficulty Expert

Finished Size 52” long, 10” wide at narrow end, and 25.5” wide at wider end.

Yarn Plymouth Yarn DK Merino Superwash (100% fine merino superwash wool): #1117 light grey, 7 skeins.

Needles Size 6 (4 mm): 32” circular. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers; 2 cable needles; tapestry needle.

Gauge 23 sts and 28 rows = 4” in k1tbl, p1 rib; 27 sts of Center Cable chart measure 3.75” wide.

Note This wrap is worked back and forth in rows.