Fiber Dreams Vanuatu PDF
Fiber Dreams Vanuatu is the designers reminiscent of a small island nation call Vanuatu in the Pacific Ocean between Fiji and The Solomon Islands. Knitting begins at the top where short rows are worked to create the crescent shape. Once the shaping is done the lace is worked toward the bind off edge. The lace pattern is charted and written out.
Skill Level: Intermediate
Finished Measurements: 52½ x 8¼ (61¾ x 8¾, 74 x 9½, 81¾ x 10, 91½ x 10¾)” (top edge x height)
Yarn Requirements: 350 (425, 475, 550, 625) yards of fingering weight yarn such as Freia Fine Handpaints Fingering Shawl Balls (100% Merino; 100g/430yds) or Lana Grossa Shades of Alpaca Silk (45% Merino Wool/35% Alpaca/20% Silk; 200g/743yds)
Needles: US 5 (3.75mm) for gauge, US 6 (4.00mm) and US 7 (4.50mm)
Gauge: 14 sts and 24 rows = 4” in lace pattern, blocked