Hippie Head Kerchief/Shawlette pattern for Handspun Yarn has two versions for bulky and dk weight yarn. Knit the dk out of silk or a yarn with good drape for a fabulous shawlette or use up a little bit of super bulky yarn in a warm, fashionable head kerchief!
This listing is for the PATTERN ONLY, not finished items.
*DK/SPORT WEIGHT VERSION:
90-100 yards (82-91.5 meters) dk or sport weight yarn, 12-14 wpi, size 10.5 US needles (6.5 metric) 24" or longer length, GAUGE: 4 stitches = 1 inch in stockinette (approx) (you are knitting on larger needles than usually called for with this weight of yarn)
40-45 yards (36.5-41 meters) bulky weight yarn, 5-6 wpi, size 15 needles (10 metric) 24" or longer length, GAUGE: 3-3.5 stitches = 1 inch (approx)
Yarn used for the patterns is Treasured Handspun DK Silk available on my etsy shop
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This pattern is also available in an e-book! Listing is http://www.etsy.com/listing/50360093/knitted-treasures-for-handspun-yarn
A pdf pattern will be available for download after payment is completed.
This design is copyrighted by Christine Long 2012. Please feel free to sell items made from this pattern, but please don't sell or share the pattern itself. I'm trying to make my living through craft and sure appreciate your business. :)
I'm available for pattern support via etsy convo's or by email.
Thanks so much for looking and happy crafting!
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