Rainfall

Knitting
March 2019
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches
in knit flat, in 3x1 Twisted Rib pattern, after blocking
US 6 - 4.0 mm
1094 yards (1000 m)
Width: Approx. 203.5 cm / 80”
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Errata available: making-stories.com

This design is one of the 9 modern, minimalist patterns featured in Issue 1 of our new Making Stories Magazine.

With Making Stories Magazine, we strive to feature companies and makers who focus on sustainability, transparency, fairness and equity in their work. We love telling their stories and hope to inspire and enable crafters to make conscious and informed decisions about the materials they use and companies they support.

Issue 1 is available through our webshop in print and digital as well as in a subscription, through our Ravelry store as a digital version and selected stockists.

Measurements

Width: Approx. 203.5 cm / 80”

Yarn

Blacker Yarns Swan 4ply (Falkland Island Merino with Shetland; 175 metres / 190 yards per 50 g)

Approx. 1000 metres / 1095 yards

Sample shown is knit in colourway Pale Maiden.

Needles

4 mm / US 6 circular needle with a cable length of at least 80 cm / 32” (or needle size to obtain gauge)

Gauge

16 sts x 26 rows = 10 x 10 cm / 4 x 4” (knit flat, in 3x1 Twisted Rib pattern, after blocking)

Notions

• Blocking tools (blocking mats, t-pins, blocking wires)
• Crochet hook
• Stitch marker

Contributors

• Photography, Hair & Make-up: Melinda Dela Costa
• Model: Petra Cohrs
• Tech Editing: Marina Skua
• Test Knitting: Cynthia, Jeanne, Johanna, Julia, Monika, Shari, Susan