Franklin Habit's Counterpane Pillow Knit-Along
Featuring Zitron Herbstwind
Join us for Franklin Habit’s Counterpane Pillow Knit-Along featuring Zitron Herbstwind, a fantastically soft extrafine Merino wool from Tasmania. We know you love Franklin's patterns as much as we do, and joining this knit-along is easy:
1.) Purchase the pattern on Ravelry HERE, and join along using existing stash, or handspun yarn.
2.) Purchase a minimum of 3 balls of Zitron Herbstwind in the color(s) of your choice, from Makers' Mercantile, now through the end of July. Enter your Ravelry ID at the time of purchase and automatically receive your digital copy of the pattern when the KAL kicks off on July 5th.
The Counterpane Knit-Along starts Friday July 5, 2019. Get your supplies now!
The Counterpane Pillow is worked in pieces, and then joined together with simple finishing. Five buttons complete the cover.
This project requires knitting knowledge including: knit/purl, simple increasing/decreasing, and finishing; all on straight or circular needles.
Need buttons? Enter code COUNTERPANE at checkout to receive 15% off buttons for your Counterpane Pillow!
1-color Pillow: 3 balls of one color
2-color Pillow: 2 balls C1, 2 ball C2
3-color Pillow: 1 balls C1, 1 ball C2, 1 ball C3
12” (30.48 cm) high x 12” (30.48 cm) wide
addi US 3 (3.25 mm) 24” (60 cm) circular, or size needed to obtain gauge
24 sts and 28 rows = 4” in stockinette stitch
Zitron's Herbstwind - a fantastically soft extrafine Merino wool from Tasmania. Learn more about this fantastic yarn!
100% Tasmanian Merino Extrafine
Yardage / Weight
Approximately 181 yds (165 m)
US 5-6 needles
5 - 6.75 stitches per inch
Superwash, dry flat