Panjereh by Christina Danaee


January 2019
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches
in over colorwork pattern, using US 3 needle.
US 3 - 3.25 mm
800 - 1400 yards (732 - 1280 m)
1 (2, 3)
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Update: Thanks to your generosity $588.00 was donated to the NNIRR on February 4th 2019.

Panjereh is a boxy, cropped pullover. The bottom edge, shoulders and sleeve cuffs feature a two-color pattern inspired by a Nan Panjereh, a Persian style of cookie that resembles a window. The pullover is knit from the bottom up. The boxy fit and wide boatneck make it perfect for dressing up or dressing down.

1 (2, 3)
Finished Bust Measurements: 45 (53, 62)”
Intended to be worn with 10-15” of positive ease.

Ritual Dyes – Maiden
80% Merino, 20% Nylon
400 yards / 100 grams
2 (2, 3) skeins MC: Leather
1 skein CC: Pyrite
600 (800, 1000)yds MC yarn and 200 (300, 400)yds CC yarn in an equivalent fingering weight yarn.

US 3-3.25mm circular needle, 32” or longer
Spare US 3-3.25mm needle (for three-needle bind off, i-cord cast on and bind-off)
Optional: US 3-3.25mm DPNS or 16” circular needle (for working sleeves)
Stitch Markers (at least two)
Tapestry Needle (for weaving in ends)

22sts x 26 rows over colorwork pattern using US 3-3.25mm needle, blocked.

Techniques Used:
Knitting in the Round
Colorwork (worked flat and in the round)
I-cord cast on and bind off
Three-Needle Bind-Off
Short Rows