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Facing the open waters of the sea, you will be at one with the elements in Ilga Leja's Open Waters wrap.
Simple to work in alternating patterns of Seed Stitch and Wrapped Stitches, it is worked in one piece, then sewn along one side. There is just enough shaping so that the wrap will sit comfortably on your shoulders when you wear it for your walks along the shore. Knit in only 410 yards of a worsted weight yarn Sandrasingh 1 Ply Merino Worsted would be perfect.
Size : One size fits most.
Length (from neck line to bottom edge): 46 cm./18"
Width around bottom edge (excluding fringes): 142 cm./56"
Suggested Yarn : Worsted, medium weight yarn.
Shown in Lorna’s Laces Lion & Lamb (50% silk, 50% wool, 187 m./205 yards per 100 g. skein), Jeans
Yardage: 410 yards
Needles : 5.5 mm. (US 9) circular needle, at least 120 cm./47" long
Gauge : 11 sts and 20 rows = 10 cm./4" square