Take a Hike by Kyle Kunnecke

Take a Hike

September 2020
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
18.75 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 7 - 4.5 mm
929 yards (849 m)
About 101⁄2” deep, and 104“ from tip to tip.
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This shawl begins with a long cast on with sections separated by markers. With increases and textured stitches, each portion of the project slowly begins to take on its own personality. It is an opportunity for newer knitters to become more familiar with how to read their work. Only one cake of Concentric Cotton is needed to make this project.

Knitting Knowledge
This project is worked flat, and requires:
• German Twisted cast-on
• Knit/Purl
• Increasing/Decreasing
• Finishing

The bind off can be any stretchy bind off you like! I used the K2tog TBL bind off - here’s a video that Vickie Howell did demonstrating the technique: