Length along outer edge: 43”/ 109cm. Length along inner edge: 31”/ 79cm.
Depth (with picots) 9.25”/ 23.5cm.
495 yds/ 453 m DK weight yarn - see note
US 6/ 4mm circular needles (to accommodate many stitches; piece is worked flat)
1 stitch marker
Pink sample used 2 skeins of Araucania Ruca Multy
Color: 13 Red, Sky, Beige
100% sugar cane from socially responsible yarn co.
263 yds/ 240 m; 100 g/ 3.53 oz
Cream sample used 3 skeins of Malabrigo Silky Merino
Color: 877 Queguay
51% silk, 49% merino from eco yarn co.
150 yds/ 137 m; 50 g/ 1.76 oz
Sample knit by Erin Dorn and photographed by Erin Dorn at Meadow View Growers erindee5575
20 sts and 36 rows over 4”/ 10cm.
Each sampled used exactly 450 yds/ 411 m of DK weight yarn. Recommended materials includes a 10% buffer to prevent yarn chicken situations.
BOWT is simply a wrapped stitch that slips over the next wrapped stitch to bind off 1 stitch. The wraps remain in place
adding much needed structure to the drapey cellulose yarn and extra firmness to the structured animal-fiber yarn.