Herringbone Ruana by Annette Hynes

Herringbone Ruana

December 2016
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
8 stitches = 2 inches
in pattern stitch, see notes
5.0 mm (H)
8.0 mm (L)
800 yards (732 m)
32" wide and 59" long
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This rambling ruana is crocheted in chevrons of slip-stitch with blocks of desert colors based on Fibonacci numbers. The narrow strips are crocheted together with single crochet on both sides for reversibility. The pattern is easily adapted to make a cozy throw.

Designer Annette Hynes

Difficulty Some Concentration Required

Finished Size 32” wide and 59” long.

Yarn Universal Yarn Deluxe Chunky: #71006 white ash (A), #13203 channel (B), #22281 clay (C), 3 hanks each.

Universal Yarn Deluxe Worsted: #41145 cappuccino (D), 2 hanks.

Hook Sizes L/11 (8 mm) and H/8 (5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

Notions Yarn needle.

Gauge 8 sl sts = 2” and 8 rows = 2¼“.