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This pattern is available to purchase separately, or as part of the Bambeanies collection.

57 [73, 89, 109] yd/53 [67, 82, 100] m
33yd/30m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in St.St.
Aran weight, plied yarn.

Needles & Notions
Set 4.5mm/UK7/US7 DPNs/Circular or size needed to obtain gauge
Stitch markers as necessary
Tapestry needle

Sample details
Shown in Lorna's Laces Shepherd Worsted Multi [225yd/206m per 4oz/114g; 100% Wool]

Shown in size 19in/48.25cm, on model with 20.5in/52cm circumference head

Alternative yarns
Malabrigo Merino Worsted [210yd/192m per 100g; 100% Merino]

18 sts x 26 rows to 4in/10cm on 4.5mm needles over St.St.

To fit size: 15 [17, 19, 21] in/ 38 [43.25, 48.25, 53.25] cm
Finished size: 12.5 [14.25, 16, 17.75] in/ 31.75 [36.25, 40.5, 45] cm

Skills required
Knit & purl sts, knitting in the round, increases & decreases, specialist cast-on

Pattern contents
Written instructions; illustrated tutorials for Alternate Cable and Cable Cast-ons


Published July 2011

PDF file size: 4.3MB

Product code: WW158BBPolpo

Technical editors: Tana Pageler & Heather Murray