Arcus is an unusually shaped shawl. I designed it especially for sock yarns with long colour repeats and these are the yarns, which will work best with this design. The top of the shawl is V shaped so that the sides will sit on the shoulders comfortably, without sliding down.
Jawoll Magic Dégradé Sock yarn, about 565 m / 618 yds
Other yarn suggestions: Knit Picks Chroma, Schoppel-Wolle Zauberball, DROPS Fabel
Needles: US6/4.0mm circular needle or size needles needed to obtain gauge
Accessories: 8 stitch markers, some scrap yarn, darning needle
Knitting in the round, M1, short rows (w&t but no picking up of the wraps), picking up stitches, P2tog & K2tog
(optional: toe-up magic cast on)
22 sts x 32 rows / 10 cm – 4” in stocking stitch before blocking
One size, about 168 cm / 66” wide x 44 cm / 17.5” tall blocked
Pattern Cost: $4.50
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I love it when I spot a finished object on Ravelry made from one of my designs, I get excited every single time!
Here are a few of my favourites
Blois Socks by Kybosh. I love, love the yarn she chose for these, I think it’s a perfect match.
Sunkissed by pooki. Beautiful colour combination.
2-in-1 Easy Swaddler by Jardinrouge. The yarn works very well and I love the little flower detail. Of course, it helps to see the beautiful baby in it 😀
Sock-Yarn Beret by WickedStitch. Awww, the matching beret for the doll, so sweet!
Thorgal by Synnove. A beautiful colour combination for this version.
Grow with Me Beanie by jknitsmith. Lovely colours and the pompom makes a great addition.
Sock Yarn Newborn Mittens by CandyCorn343. What can I say, those colours are gorgeous, and the composition!
And there’s more, I just can’t share them all 🙂
As of today and all through December, all Corinne’s Knits patterns will be 35% off! In order to take the opportunity, all you have to do is purchase the patterns through Ravelry, as usual, the discount is applied automatically at check-out.
An example of a few of the patterns you could get with the discount 😀
Grow With Me Beanie
Ederra Shawlette & Mittens Set
And many more…
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I’m back from holidays and decided to have a Summer sale. All through August, all Corinne’s Knits patterns will be available at a 50% discount.
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Some of my recent patterns, included in the offer, of course
This pattern is for any yarn, any gauge. Just choose your yarn and needles and follow the instructions.
Mela is an easy to knit garter stitch shawl, made interesting by an unusual asymmetrical construction. The different knitting directions are perfect to showcase interesting yarns. This pattern is for any yarn, any gauge but will work best with a yarn with long colour repeats. A variegated yarn will also work well and could be used for the body, with a plain yarn for section 4 for instance.
Your choice of yarn weight
Shown in Next Multicolori sock yarn,
526 m / 576 yards used
Needles: Your choice of size circular needle
Accessories: Darning needle, 2 stitch markers
Picking up sts, Ktbl
Not important for this pattern
about 160cm / 63” wide x 53cm / 21” tall
Pattern costs: $3.00
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Cretaceous is a rather simple shawl, made interesting by an unusual construction. The different knitting directions are perfect to showcase interesting yarns. You can also knit it in one colour with great results.
It is a small shawl that feels like a nice hug due to its elasticity – obtained from the garter stitch and the knitting direction of the body.
Your choice of sock or fingering yarn
350 m / 383 yards of colour A
243 m / 266 yards of colour B
or 593 m / 649 yards of 1 colour
Shown in Regia Best of Effects, Color Effekt in colour 06807 (colour A) and Tyrannosaurus Knits, Velociraptor Socks in Autumn Ale (colour B)
Needles: 3.5mm/US4 circular needle or size needles needed to obtain gauge
Accessories: Darning needle, 1 stitch marker
Picking up sts, Ktbl, Ptbl, K2/3tog, SSK, P2/3tog, SSP, Kfbf
20 sts x 46 rows / 10 cm – 4” in garter stitch
about 170 cm / 67” wide x 60 cm / 24” tall
Pattern costs: $5.00
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