Plum & Custard by Tabetha Hedrick

Plum & Custard

Knitting
February 2022
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 39 rows = 4 inches
in Swatch pattern, after blocking.
US 4 - 3.5 mm
874 yards (799 m)
One Size
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Two rich hues paired with delicate lace is as sweet a mix as plum and custard in a pie. Eyelets in staggered triangles balanced the slipped stitch brick section, promising a knit that is as fun for entry-level lace knitters as it is for those well-versed. One taste and we’re sure you’ll be back for more.

SKILL LEVEL
Intermediate

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
80” / 203 cm wingspan (curved)
28” / 71 cm center length, from center back neck

YARN
2 skeins SweetGeorgia Yarns Mohair Silk Sock, 1 each in Peachy (MC) and Trinket (CC) (437 yd / 400 m per 3.5 oz / 100 g skein; 50% Superwash Merino, 15% Silk, 15% Mohair, 20% Nylon).

NEEDLES & NOTIONS
Size 4 US / 3.5 mm circular needle, 32” / 80 cm long
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
2 stitch markers, yarn needle

GAUGE
20 sts and 39 rows = 4” / 10 cm in Swatch patt, after blocking.
Please note that changes in gauge will affect yardage used and final measurements.

PATTERN NOTES
The heart-shaped triangular shawl is worked flat. Four stitches are increased every RS row and 2 stitches are increased every WS row.
The sections are both written and charted (p 3, 5, 7, and 8) for your preference.

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