KAVYA SHAWL PATTERN TESTING CALL
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Kavya is a one-color brioche shawl worked sideways and shaped into a crescent using short row sections. The body of the shawl has knit-purl texture (Refer Pattern stitch below), while a simple brioche motif is repeated along the border.
Test details are listed below.
If interested, please email to firstname.lastname@example.org with your Ravelry Id and Instagram Id.
|PATTERN WILL BE SENT BY||Tuesday, 18 Aug 2020|
|DEADLINE FOR TESTING||Wednesday, 30 Sep 2020|
|TECHNIQUES INVOLVED||German short rows|
Brioche knit – brk.
Brioche left slant, right slant decreases – brLsldec, brRsldec.
Brioche Increase – brkyobrk
|GAUGE||24 sts and 28 rows = 4” / 10cm, in pattern stitch.|
Row 1(RS): Knit.
Row 2(WS): Knit.
Row 3: Knit.
Row 4: Purl.
|FINISHED MEASUREMENTS||Length (including border) : 62” / 157 cm.|
Depth : 15.75” / 40 cm.
|YARN USED IN SAMPLE||2 skeins of Little Skein Smooth Sock, 80% SW Merino, 20% Nylon,|
400yard / 366m per 115g / 4 oz in Blue Christmas colorway.
|YARN REQUIREMENTS||795 yards / 726 m of fingering weight yarn.|
|NEEDLES||4mm / US 6 circular needles min 24″ / 60cm.|
|NOTIONS||1 stitch marker, Tapestry Needle.|
|NOTES||Testing will be conducted via google docs. |
Please make sure you read the first page of the pattern doc to understand tester instructions.
You may use any equivalent yarn.
Gauge is not extremely important for this project. However, variations in gauge will lead to different finished sizes of the project.
|TESTERS’ REWARDS||I’ll be happy to send you any self-published pattern of your choice from my pattern store.|