West Cumberland by Verena Cohrs

West Cumberland

Knitting
February 2019
DK (11 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches
in All Stitch Patterns
US 4 - 3.5 mm
959 yards (877 m)
One Size
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Errata available: thefibreco.com

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West Cumberland


Showcasing a new shawl shape for The Fibre Co., West Cumberland is a trapeze shawl cleverly worked in three sections. Each section features a different texture to provide hours of enjoyable knitting for all skill levels. Use one colour or select three of your favourite shades of Luma for a bold, colour-blocked effect.


SIZES
One Size

GARMENT MEASUREMENTS
180 cm (71 in) wingspan along top edge and 50 cm (19.75 in) depth

YARN
The Fibre Co. Luma (50% merino wool, 25% organic cotton, 15% linen, 10% silk, 125 m (137 yd) per 50 g hank) in Blue Dusk – 7 hanks

NEEDLES
3.5mm (US 4) 80 cm (32 in) circular needle (or size to obtain gauge)
2 spare 3.5mm (US 4) 80cm (32 in) circular needles (or size to obtain gauge)

EXTRAS
1 stitch marker, darning needle.

TENSION
20 sts and 26 rows to 10 cm (4 in) measured over all three stitch patterns after blocking using 3.5mm (US 4) needles.


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