Summer Nights Ruana by Kelsie Weeks

Summer Nights Ruana

Crochet
June 2020
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
12 stitches and 10 rows = 4 inches
in 2 HDC rows, 1 HDC mesh row (hdc, ch 1, sk 1)
6.0 mm (J)
1975 - 2100 yards (1806 - 1920 m)
One Size
US
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The Summer Nights Ruana is an airy, oversized garment, with a beautiful beach scene. It uses tapestry crochet along with a customized color fading technique to create a sunset over water. This pattern creates a 28” x 50” garment with notes on how to adjust size.

If following colors shown, you’ll need:
11 Skeins of Lion Brand Ice Cream Cotton Blend (or similar Worsted Weight yarn)
-2 Skeins of Chocolate (400 yds)
-2 Skeins of Blueberry (375 yds)
-2 Skeins of Orange (375 yds)
-2 Skeins of Strawberry (375 yds)
-2 Skeins of Grape (400 yds)
-1 Skein of Lemon (50 yds)
(NOTE: While the sample shown was made with yardage listed, based on feedback, it is recommended that you get an extra skein of Grape, Orange, and Strawberry.)

Please note: Lion Brand Ice Cream Cotton Blend is now discontinued. Similar colorways with ombre color changes are recommended. Some suggestions are Red Heart Ombre, Hobby Lobby I Love This Cotton, Lion Brand Shawl in a Ball, WeCrochet Comfy Color Mist…etc.