SweeTango by Julie Turjoman


August 2023
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 31 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette
US 6 - 4.0 mm
1744 yards (1595 m)
20" x 82"
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Fun, colorful, and beginner-friendly, Valley Yarns SweeTango is a snuggly wrap perfect for fall and winter layering. SweeTango is knit flat in one piece from end to end with garter stitch stripes accenting the color changes along the stockinette stitch background. Valley Yarns Easthampton is a smooth and soft blend of superwash Merino wool and nylon that sports beautiful self-striping colorways. Easthampton’s long color shifts add extra interest to your finished projects, and the stripe patterns can add different looks depending on the width of your work. The same yarn used in the body of SweeTango is also used to pick up and knit the eyelet detail ribbed trims, and the shifting shades frame the center with thin stripes. With a range of colorways to choose from, you’ll be sure to find just the right one to complement your cool weather wardrobe for your own SweeTango!

Skill Level: Beginner
Sizes: One Size
Finished Measurements: 20” wide and 82” long
Yarn Requirements: 4 cakes Valley Yarns Easthampton (75% Extra Fine Merino Superwash/ 25% Nylon; 100g/436yds), shown in #08 Summer Berries
Needles: US 6 (4.00mm) 24” and 40” circulars
22 sts and 31 rows = 4” in stockinette stitch, blocked
20 sts and 34 rows = 4” in garter stripe pattern, blocked