Fiber Dreams 75 Confluence PDF
This is a fitting title for this collection of patterns. In geography, a confluence is where two streams or rivers meet. Here two patterns are joined: Lazy River and Stream. The patterns share their main stitch pattern, as well as the yarn used for the samples, and merge into one in this document.
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Yarn: Fingering weight, held doubled; 650 yards. Model knit in Claudia Hand Painted Yarns fingering weight.
Needles: US 9 (5.5 mm) circular needles
Gauge: 22.5 sts and 21.5 rows to 4 inches in stitch pattern at bottom (cast on edge)
Finished size: (height x circumference top/circumference bottom): 12 x 28/25.5 inches, relaxed
Skill Level: Easy
Yarn: fingering weight; 140 [170, 190] yards. Model knit in Claudia Hand Painted Yarns fingering weight.
Needles: US 1 (2.25 mm) needles
Gauge: 8 sts and 10 rows to 1 inch (2.5 cm) in twisted rib (relaxed), worked in the round.
Finished size: 5.75 [6.75, 7.75] inches.
Sizing: Using a fabric measuring tape, measure your hand around the widest point. Knit the size that is closest to that measurement. This stitch is very stretchy. The medium sized mitt easily stretches to comfortably fit a hand with a 7½-inch circumference.
Notions: 3 stitch markers required (more markers are optional), waste yarn
Skill Level: intermediate