Spectra by Verena Cohrs

Spectra

Knitting
July 2018
Light Fingering ?
24 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in flat in Main Stitch Pattern, on 3.75 mm / US 5 needle, after blocking
US 5 - 3.75 mm
930 yards (850 m)
One size (customisable) [196 cm / 77” wingspan along top edge; 84 cm / 33” deep at deepest point]
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PATTERN NOTES

SIZES
One size (customisable) (196 cm / 77” wingspan along top edge; 84 cm / 33” deep at deepest point)

YARN
The Fibre Co. Meadow (lace-weight; 40% Merino, 25% Baby Llama, 20% silk, 15% linen; 498 metres / 545 yards per 100g)

850 metres / 930 yards (shown in Bergamot)

GAUGE
24 sts x 30 rows = 10 x 10 cm (worked flat in Main Stitch Pattern, on 3.75 mm / US 5 needle, after blocking)

NEEDLES
3.75 mm / US 5 circular needle (or needle size to obtain gauge) with a cable length of at least 80 cm / 32”

NOTIONS
Blocking tools (optional), cable needle, crochet hook (optional, for provisional cast-on), darning needle, stitch markers, tape measure

TECHNIQUES
Provisional Cast-On

CONTRIBUTORS
Photography: Ricarda Schüller
Model: Melinda Dela Costa
Sample knitting: Erika López Arribillaga
Tech editing: Marina Skua