Sep 262011

Long crescent-shaped stole with dome & minaret edging, reminiscent of the Selimiye Mosque in Edirne, Turkey. This wrap is knit from the bottom up, then given gentle shaping with short rows. Part of the Sailing To Byzantium Collection.

Size: 58” x 17”, after blocking.

Techniques Used: knit, purl, decreasing, short rows, bobbles; edging is both written and charted.

Experience Level: Intermediate or Adventurous Beginner.

Yarn: Malabrigo Silky Merino.

Gauge: 14 st x 30 rows/4” in stockinette; one repeat is approximately 2.5”, after blocking.

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