100 inches (254 cm) long by 11.5 inches (29 cm) wide, after blocking.
Neighborhood Fiber Company (NFC) Studio DK Gradient pack, 100% superwash merino wool, 3-ply, 720 yards total. Or, approximately 60 grams each in 5 colors of DK weight yarn. Sample shown in NFC Shades of Vermillion. Modeled by Kay Warshavsky, who is 5’6” (168 cm) tall.
Approximately 2 yards of embroidery floss or other strong decorative thread or yarn that can be tied tightly without breaking, for pompons.
- US 8 (5 mm) knitting needles, in configuration for working flat.
- Digital scale that will measure in grams.
- Blocking wires and pins.
- Tapestry needle.
- Two pieces of stiff cardboard and 2 toilet roll tubes, or pompon tool.
26 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches (10 cm) in any pattern sequence, after blocking.
Making pompons; German Twisted Cast-on; Yarnover Bind Off