This strikingly simple and elegant capelet is an easy project for beginners who would like to start learning colorwork. Where it opened to provide extra warmth for your shoulders or scrunch it up like a cowl for a completely different look. Simple stripes are made of 3 colors in innovative Techno, a wonderfully light yet warm yarn that has alpaca & merino fibers blown into a silk casing. The garment is then flipped inside-out after making so that the purl side is facing out.
Kit includes free pattern and selected yarn. For yarn winding services, click here. Please allow at least 7 business days for shipping of PRE-ORDERS to your location. Please either add your color choices to the "Notes" section at checkout or email us the colors after you receive your receipt. We will immediately verify stock and let you know of any delays in shipping.
DESIGNER RECOMMENDED YARN: Techno by Blue Sky Fibers (68% Alpaca / 22% Merino Wool / 10% Silk (casing); 50g/120yds): 1 Skein each of 3 colors. Shown in Rogue, Club Grey, & Fame
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: 36" circumference at top with 50" circumference at lower hem. 12" long
YARDAGE: 360 yds
SKILL LEVEL: Easy
NEEDLES: Size US 9 / 5.5mm & US 10.5 / 6.5mm 24" circular needles, or size needed to obtain gauge
OTHER TOOLS: Tapestry Needle
GAUGE: 14 stitches x 20 rows = 4" in Stockinette stitch
Images courtesy of Blue Sky Fibers