Windswept Wrap by Shilo Weir

Windswept Wrap

November 2020
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
17 stitches and 21 rows = 4 inches
in St st
US 10 - 6.0 mm
1100 yards (1006 m)
18" wide and 83" long
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The Windswept Wrap uses a simple classic cable to create a look reminiscent of sand dunes. It is worked from end to end in an easily memorized pattern, making it a great project for newer knitters and knitters on the go. It also makes an excellent lap blanket, both as you’re working it and when it is finished.

Difficulty Easy

Yarn Weight 4

Finished Size 18” wide and 83” long.

Yarn Ancient Arts Fibre Crafts Lascaux Worsted (75% Punta Arenas wool, 25% Manx Loaghtan wool; 220 yd 201 m/ 3 1/2 oz 100 g): #BPA01 Beach Paradise, 5 skeins.

Needles Size 10 (6 mm). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Cable needle (cn); tapestry needle.

Gauge 17 sts and 21 rows = 4” in St st.

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  • This wrap is worked back and forth from end to end.

  • The sample used almost all of five skeins of yarn. Consider purchasing an extra skein as insurance.

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