Switzerland Christmas by Wendy McDonnell

Switzerland Christmas

October 2019
Light Fingering ?
24 stitches and 25 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 5 - 3.75 mm
0.7 mm
1200 - 1250 yards (1097 - 1143 m)
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The minute I saw this photo of the roof of the marketplace in Montreux, Switzerland, I knew it had to become our next Christmas shawl. Created from a gradient yarn that just screamed to be knit in the shapes we see in the photo, this one will rock you.

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Yarn: Yarn Medium Sock, 75/25 merino/nylon, Switzerland Christmas gradient
approx yardage:7 skeins 10g-280 yds, 6 skeins 20g-540yds
2 skeins 50g-430yds total yardage approximately 1,250
Needle: US size 5/3.75mm 30-60 inch long circular
Beads: Mix of 3: Clear, Clear Silver Lined and Clear AB
size 6/0 seed bead, quantity 1505/90g
Black lined clear AB Noir, size 5/0 (AKA 2/0) 45 for clapper
Crochet hook: size 13/0.90mm or 14 for placement method of beading
Gauge: 24 sts, 24 rows over 4 inches
Finished Measurements: Approximate 37-39 nape to bottom, 75-80 wingspan
Fae Level: Beginner/Intermediate, color changing, lace, placement method beading and basic knitting