Mittwoch, 14. August 2019

New pattern release : Gioconda

And another new pattern just hit ravelry

Gioconda is a light weight and elongated triangle shawl.
The garter shawl body is easy to knit whereas the 
lace border keeps you entertained and adds a nice touch.
The shawl is reversible as you knit the lace pattern on Right and Wrong Side Rows.

The shawl requires approx. 200 gr ( 1006 yds / 920 m) of Light Fingering weight yarn
The sample shown used 2 skeins La Parisienne by Nature’s Luxury (Light Fingering, 100% Merino, 460 m / 503 yds 100 gr), colorway: Alcazar
One US 3/ 3.25 mm circular needle (or size to obtain gauge), 32 inch / 80 cm, stitch marker, tapestry needle

24 sts x 37 rows = 4 x 4 in / 10 x 10 cm in Stockinette Stitch (after blocking)

Finished size after blocking (wingspan x depth)
250 cm / 100” x 55 cm / 22”

The pattern is fully written out and does not contain charts
Level : Medium

Please enjoy 15% launch discount until Friday, 16.08.2019 midnight (Berlin time) - no code needed !

Happy Knitting !

New pattern release : Katina

Oh my, it seems I overlooked to show you my new pattern


The Katina shawl has the shape of a half circle.
The two color slip stitch pattern is called “hanging fruits” and you only work with one color per row.
Plus there is not a single purl stitch to work!

The shawl requires approx. 350 gr (1414 yds / 1295 m) of Sport Weight Yarn;
808 yds / 740 m of the Main Color and
606 yds / 555 m of the Contrast Color
The sample shown used 7 skeins of Ulysse by De Rerum Natura (Sport, 100% Merino Wool, 202 yds / 185 m per 50 gr);
4 skeins in colorway Granit (MC) and
3 skeins in colorway Potimarron (CC)
One US 5 / 3.75 mm circular needle (or size to obtain gauge), 40 “/ 100 cm or longer to accommodate the large number of stitches, tapestry needle

24 sts x 33 rows = 4 x 4 “/ 10 x 10 cm in stockinette stitch (after blocking)

Finished size after blocking (wingspan x depth)
72 ” / 180 cm x 24 ” / 60 cm

Instructions are fully written out. No charts involved.

The second color version used Arbor by Brooklyn Tweed
DK Weight / needle size 4.00 mm
100% Targhee
133 meters / 50 grams
6 Skeins in color Driftwood and 4 skeins in color Klimt

Just in case you come across this post and would like to buy the pattern through ravelry - use coupon code "katina" and get 25% off the pattern price - or you know a friend who may be interested ... The coupon code is valid until next year mid of August. 

Happy Knitting !