Colubrida Wrap Knitting Pattern Download
Work from end to end and combine a serpentine lace border with a garter-stitch panel of graduated width. Tapered at head and tail with increases and decreases worked into the lace pattern; the head of the snake is visible at one end and the tail at the other. Imagine the serpent is this design as a guardian, wrapped protectively around the wearer.
Finished Size: 13" deep and 62" wide.
Yarn: The Fibre Company Road to China (65% baby alpaca, 15% silk, 10% cashmere, 10% camel; 69 yd [63 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]): #881 peridot, 7 skeins. Yarn distributed by Kelbourne Woolens.
Needles: Size 8 (5 mm). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions: Markers (m); cable needle (cn); tapestry needle.
Gauge: 18 sts and 27 rows = 4" in garter st; 27 sts of Main chart = 5" wide
Originally Published: Enchanted Knits 2014