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18 Jan

Simple Knitting

Some of the yarns in this book have changed since its initial printing. Below is the most up-to-date yarn information:

Page 70, Fold-over Pillow:

4 x 1-3/4 oz / 50 g balls (137yd/125m per ball) lightweight DK silk yarn, such as Debbie Bliss Pure Silk (3 – Light) or 8 x 1 oz / 25 g balls (82yd/75m per ball) super-fine-weight mohair-blend yarn, such as Rowan Kid Silk Haze (1 – Super Fine)

Page 78, Shopper bag:

9 x 1-3/4 oz / 50 g balls (46 yd/42m per ball) super-bulky-weight wool-blend yarn, such as Erika Knight Maxi Wool or Debbie Bliss Como (6 – Super Bulky)

Page 82, Stripe Pillow:

Double-knitting-weight cotton yarn, such as Rowan Cotton Glace (3 – Light)

Page 103, Round Pillow:

3 x 1-3/4 oz /50 g balls (126 yd/115m per ball) of double-knitting-weight cotton yarn, such as Rowan Cotton Glace (3 – Light)

Page 107, Two-needle Socks:

3 x 1-3/4 oz / 50 g balls (95 yd/87m per ball) of aran-weight wool yarn, such as Erika Knight Vintage Wool (4 – Medium)

Page 114, Cable Scarf:

5 x 3-1/2 oz / 100 g balls (87yd/80m per ball) of super-bulky-weight wool yarn, such as Erika Knight Maxi Wool or Rowan Big Wool (6 – Super Bulky)

Page 143, Recommended yarns:

Add:

Debbie Bliss Pure Silk: A medium-weight silk yarn; 100% silk; 99yd/90m per 50g; gauge–22 sts x 30 rows per 4in/10cm over St st using 6 US (4mm) needles.

Erika Knight Maxi Wool: A super-bulky-weight wool yarn; 100% British wool; 82yd/75m per 50g; gauge–7.5 sts x 9 rows per 4in/10cm over St st using 15 US (10mm) or 19 US (15mm) needles.

Erika Knight Vintage Wool: An aran-weight wool yarn; 100% British wool; 87yd/80m per 50g; gauge–18 sts x 24 rows per 4in/10cm over St st using 7 US (4.5mm) needles.

Rowan Kid Silk Haze: A fine-weight mohair-blend yarn; 75% kidsilk mohair, 25% silk; 82yd/75m per 25g; gauge–18–25 sts x 23–24 rows per 4 in/10cm over St st using 3–8 US (3.25mm–5mm) needles.

Rowan Cotton Glace: A lightweight cotton yarn; 100% cotton; 126 yd/115m per 50g; gauge–22 sts x 30 rows per 4in/10cm over St st using 6 US (4mm) needles.

Remove:

Rowan Cashsoft Aran entry, Rowan Kidsilk Aura entry, Rowan Lenpur Linen entry, and Rowan Pure Silk DK entry.

 

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