Knit your own Ring of Lace Wrap using these clearly-written instructions by knitwear designer Jackie E-S of HeartStrings FiberArts.
Ring of Lace is an airy, lightweight circular wrap that can be worn in a variety of ways. This design is an example of how a project in hand-dyed yarn can be planned according to the length of color repeat to create 'faux ikat' effects.
This lacy ring of light and color transforms into many wearing possibilities.
Allow 450 yards of hand-dyed laceweight yarn with a 54" color repeat for blocked measurements of 63" circumference x 10" length;, or desired length with yardage adjustment. 19 stitches/4 inches over blocked lace pattern, size US 2#0189; / 3.00 mm needles suggested. Written stitch instructions. Pictured model was knitted in Schaefer Yarns Andrea 100% Silk, color Elena Piscopia.
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