Plectics


Regular price $ 6.50 USD
Plectics
Plectics
Plectics
Plectics

 Discover the simplicity of slip stitch knitting and see the complex woven effect the various yarns create in the fun-to-knit Plectics. The different yarns add to its complex appearance, but can simply be worked by pulling together yarns from your stash. It is worked in the round from the top down, and is entirely seamless. It is written out without charts.

 

Sizes  Women’s XS (S, M1, M2, L, 1X), Shown in Size M1

 

Finished Measurements

 

Circumference at bust:  32 (36, 38, 40, 44, 48)”/81.5 (91.5, 96.5, 101.5, 112, 122) cm 

 

Materials and Equipment

 

Berroco ULTRA WOOL DK, (292yds/267m, 3.5oz/100g, 100% Superwash Wool) in each of the following colors: “A” Color #33145 Sour Cherry, 3 (4, 4, 4, 5, 5) skeins, “B” Color #83104 Driftwood, 1 skein, “D” Color #8361 Kale, 1 skein

 

*and* Malabrigo ARROYO (335yds/306m, 3.53oz/100g, 100% Superwash Merino Wool): “C” Color # 64 Chispas, 1 hank 

 

**OR** DK wool in each of the following colors: 

 

“A” 776 (938, 990, 1054, 1149, 1311) yds/710 (858, 906, 964, 1051, 1198) m

 

“B”, “C” , “D” each: 135 (140, 145, 150, 160, 180) yds/123 (138, 133, 137, 146, 165) m

 

Size US 4 (UK —) (3.5mm) circular needles, 16”/40cm

 

Size US 5 (UK 9) (3.75mm) circular needles, 18-36”/45-91 cm & Dpns

 

Stich holders

 

Stitch markers

 

Tapestry needle

 

Gauge  

 

In St st:  22 sts & 28 rows = 4”/10cm on larger needles after blocking

 

In Tweed patt:  24 sts & 28 rows = 4”/10cm on larger needles after blocking