Hanami Cowl and Wristlets

Hanami Cowl and Wristlets: This pattern uses one 100 gm/225 yd hank of Knitted Wit Silky & Single (60% wool 40% silk, single ply, worsted weight), or other worsted weight wool or wool blend yarn. Gauge is approximately 18 stitches per 4 inches in stockinette stitch.

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I was inspired to design this set by the beautiful Sakura yarn that Knitted Wit dyed as a fundraiser for Japan disaster relief. Sakura is Japanese for cherry blossom, and Hanami is the name given to the spring cherry blossom viewing parties.

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This pattern is available for $5 USD. You can purchase this pattern as a pdf file through Ravelry.com; payment is through PayPal and it’s an automatic download. Just click the ”buy now” button and you’ll be guided through the process.

A version of this pattern is now available through the KnitPicks Independent Design Program for $3.99. I knitted it with 2 50 g/96 yard balls of Andean Silk (55% superfine alpaca, 23% silk, 22% merino wool), color Cerise.

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hanami kp set

Thank you. Mookie thanks you, too.

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One response to “Hanami Cowl and Wristlets

  1. Pingback: Sakura to Hanami, and Japan | PDXKnitterati

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