Size:141cm [55½] wide and 127.5cm [50¼in] deep, after washing and blocking.
Opening edge measures 64cm [25in].
Needles: circular needle 4 mm/US 6; spare needle of similar size; crochet hook 3.5mm [UK 9/US E/4]
Wool: Gilitrutt Tvíband by Hélène Magnússon: 100% new wool, pure Icelandic lambswool, plied lace, 2-ply, 25 g/skein = approx. 112 m/ 123 yds: the natural colors are those of the Icelandic lamb and are not dyed.
A Natural brown; 7 x 25g skeins
B Natural grey, 2 x 25g skeins
C Natural white, 3 x 25g skeins
D Natural black, 3 x 25g skeins
E Askja blue, 2 x 25g skeins
Gauge: 17 sts and 38 rows to 10cm [4in] over garter st, after washing and blocking
15 rows of edging, including crochet bind off measures 6cm [2¼in] at widest, after washing and blocking
Please be sure to match the washed and blocked gauge, since the unwashed row gauge may be significantly different.
Waste yarn for provisional cast on
Blocking wires and pins
Techniques: provisional cast on, lace, garter st, picking up stitches, crocheted bind off.
A photo tutorial for the crochet provisional cast on is provided in the Special Techniques section of the book. You may also wish to splice your yarns together, to minimise the number of ends to weave in. There is photo tutorial for this technique in the book.
Pattern: pattern is for now available exclusively as part of The Book of Haps, not as a single pattern.
Kit: includes the yarn and a little project bag but not the pattern. Kit doesn’t include the needles and notions. Shipping costs are not included in the price.