Somerfield Wrap by Sue Peterson

Somerfield Wrap

December 2017
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
4.5 stitches = 4 inches
US 8 - 5.0 mm
1250 - 1500 yards (1143 - 1372 m)
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Looking for a shawl that won’t slip off your shoulders? This wrap with built-in slits for your arms is a great solution! Keep warm and look pulled together. A fun stitch that is easy to learn makes for the perfect pattern. Smaller size is featured in the pictures.

Skills Needed
Casting On
Knitting, Purling
Increasing, decreasing
Binding off
Videos are provided at for basic techniques as well as “how to” steps specific to this pattern and are available here:
Yarn and Sizes
Youghiogheny Yarns Worsted 100% Superwash Merino Wool 215 yards 100g/3.5 oz
6 (7)skeins
Supplies Needed
Tape measure
Tapestry Needle
Needles - # 9 24 inch Circular Needle because there are too many stitches for a straight needle. But, you will knit back and forth. An extra circular needle is not necessary but suggested to use to keep your stitches on hold. Please remember that after knitting up your swatch, your needle size may change.
Gauge- 4.5 stitches = 1” or 18 sts. = a 4 in square in Stockinette Stitch using a #9 needle
Width = 25(28)“, length = 72/74” The length is the length that wraps around you. The width is the amount the shawl drops down from the back of the neck.