Seelig by Katrin Schubert


August 2019
DK (11 wpi) ?
15 stitches and 22 rows = 4 inches
in Brioche Main Pattern
US 5 - 3.75 mm
1476 yards (1350 m)
One Size
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One Size: 70cm / 27½“ wide x 200cm / 78¾” long

Yarn: Walk Collection Merino DK (DK weight; 100% superwash Merino wool; 225m / 246yds per 100g skein)
Yarn A: Permafrost; 3 skeins
Yarn B: Petroleum; 3 skeins

Gauge: 15 sts & 22 rows = 10cm / 4” over main brioche pattern on 3.75mm needles after blocking.
15 sts & 36 rows = 10cm / 4” over garter stitch on 3.75mm needles after blocking.

Needles: 3.75mm / US 6 circular needle, 80cm / 32” length
Always use a needle size that will result in the correct gauge after blocking.

Notions: Tapestry needle

Notes: Seelig is worked flat from lower edge straight towards the upper edge. The shawl combines two-colour brioche with garter stitches and the pattern can be memorised after a few repeats. Each row is worked once with yarn A and then again with yarn B.