Ananke


Regular price $ 6.50 USD
Ananke
Ananke
Ananke
Ananke
Ananke

In Greek mythology, Ananke was the personification of destiny, necessity and fate. She was often depicted holding a spindle. How perfect! I feel that she compelled me to knit this shawlette, and a second, and to cast on for moremoremore. Give in to Ananke and knit one for yourself (or a friend)!

Fingering weight shawl (smaller version: Wollmeise, Poison #5, larger version: Knitted Wit Single Fingering, Supernova): 
Gauge: 24 sts and 28 rows per 4 “/10cm 
Needles: US 4 (3.5 mm) circular needle (24” or longer) 
Yarn: about 380-475 yards fingering weight 
Sport weight shawl (STR Mediumweight, Muddy Autumn Rainbow): 
Gauge: 22 sts and 32 rows per 4”/10cm 
Needles: US 5 (3.75 mm) circular needle (24” or longer) 
Yarn: about 350 yards sport-weight

Finished Measurements (lightly wet-blocked): 
Fingering weight shawl: 62” wide, 17” deep at center 
Sport-weight shawl: 60” wide, 17” deep at center