Melmerby by Maxim Cyr

Melmerby

Knitting
April 2022
Les Garçons British DK
Les Garçons Suri
both are used in this pattern
DK (11 wpi) ?
21 stitches and 29 rows = 4 inches
in linen stitch
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 4 - 3.5 mm
615 - 700 yards (562 - 640 m)
One size
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This cowl is super warm and cozy and features an addictive and colourful slip stitch pattern and a soft lining made with Suri Alpaca.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
12½” x 12½” / 32 cm x 32 cm

YARN
Weight: DK for Yarns A, B and C; lace held double for Yarn
❖ Yarn A (medium grey): approx. 100 yd / 92 m of handspun yarn
❖ Yarn B (pale grey): approx. 100 yd / 92 m / 1 skein of handspun yarn
❖ Yarn C (black): approx. 160 yd / 146 m / 1 skein of handspun yarn
❖ Yarn D (cream): approx. 515 yd / 471 m / 2 skeins of Suri

Version 1 (50 shades of greys) is made with my own handspun yarn and Les Garçons Suri (74% Baby Suri Alpaca, 26% Mulberry Silk, Non-Superwash; 328 yd / 300 m per 50 g skein) Yarn A (Charcoal); Yarn B (Silver); Yarn C (Black); Yarn D (Emma’s Stone)

Version 2 (Olive green, pink and grey) is made with Les Garçons British DK (75% Bluefaced Leicester Wool, 25% Masham Wool, Non-Superwash; 263 yd / 240 m per 100 g skein) and Les Garçons Suri (74% Baby Suri Alpaca, 26% Mulberry Silk, Non-Superwash; 328 yd / 300 m per 50 g skein) Yarn A (Jill’s Dusty Rose); Yarn B (Natural);
Yarn C (Max’s Kaki); Yarn D (LX’s Snowfield)

NEEDLES
Circular needles, 24” / 60 cm, in two sizes
❖ Main needles: US 7 (4.5mm) or size needed to obtain gauge
❖ Border needles: US 4 (3.5 mm) or 1 mm smaller than main needles

GAUGE
❖ 21 sts and 29 rows = 4” / 10 cm in linen stitch in the round, blocked

TOOLS
❖ Stitch marker (1), tapestry needle

Version française disponible.