Assana - Ambah O’Brien
Fun to knit and a timeless addition to your wardrobe, Assana provides a beautiful base for your favourite colour trio. Play two colours against each other in the stripes section: a gradient, speckled yarn, semi-solid hand dyes - anything goes here; then complement with a bold or subtle choice of colour for the zig-zag lace section.
Gauge: 20 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches in garter st
Finished Measurements: Wingspan: 110”/280 cm Depth: 16”/ 41cm Measurements taken after blocking.
Materials Used: Fingering Weight / 4-ply.
Main Colour (MC): 400 yd / 365 m; Contrasting Colour 1
(CC1): 400 yds/ 365 m Contrasting Colour 2. (CC2): 400 yd/ 365 m
Sample shown in:
MC: Hedgehog Fibres, Skinny Singles, Fingering/ 4 ply 100% Merino 400 yd/ 366 m per 100 g) in Budgie.
CC1: Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light, Fingering / 4 ply 100% Merino 420 yd/ 384 m in Farmhouse white.
CC2: Hedgehog Fibres, Sock Yarn (90% Superwash Merino, 10% Nylon, 437 yd / 400 m per 100 g), in Wish.
Needle Size: US 4 / 3.5mm long circular needles to hold a large number of sts (shawl is worked flat )
Pattern Includes: Written and Charted Instructions
Skill Level: Adventurous Beginner - Intermediate