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Mereki is a versatile
wrap featuring a lacy chevron stitch pattern and contrasting parallel borders.
Uniquely shaped to be worn any number of ways, the pattern includes two
different sizes – small for a scarf or large for a shawl – providing creative
options for style or warmth. The rectangular body gives way to angled ends,
shaped with simple increases, and is sure to flatter however you wish to wear
it. This pattern includes both charted and written directions for your
Yarn: Small (S): approx. 560 yards/512m 4ply/fingering weight yarn
Sample shown in Madelinetosh
Tosh Merino Light
(100% merino, 420 yards/384m)
Main Color (MC) “Gossamer” - approx. 420 yards/ 384m
Contrast Color (CC) “Grasshopper” - approx. 140 yards/110 m
Large (L): approx.1000 yards/ 914m 4ply/fingering weight
Sample shown in Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light (100%
merino, 420 yards/384m)
Main Color (MC) “Mica” - approx. 840 yards/ 768m
Contrast Color (CC) “Tart” - approx. 160 yards/ 146m
Needles & Notions: US 4/3.75mm long circulars & Tapestry
needle to weave in ends.
20 st = 4”/10cm in garter stitch (blocked)
Gauge is not crucial for this project but will affect
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS (after
blocking): Width at center: (S) 6.5”/17cm; (L) 10”/25cm
Short edge: (S) 50”/128cm; (L) 50”/128cm
Long edge: S 73”/ 186 cm; (L) 103”/260cm
Suitable for Adventurous beginners/intermediate knitters,
worked in garter stitch with yarn overs and simple increases and decreases. It
does include a central double decrease - described in the pattern.