Suitable for laceweight, light fingering and fingering weight. Dimensions and yardage amounts vary slightly depending on yarn weight.
Approximately 440-495 yds (400-450 m) laceweight yarn or 500-550 yds (450-500 m) fingering weight yarn.
1 skein Vegan Yarn [Bellatrix](/yarns/library/vegan-yarn-bellatrix); 448 yd (410 m) per 3.5 oz (100 g); 100% Bamboo in Aurelia (light blue).
1.2 skeins SweetGeorgia Yarns [Merino Silk Fine](/yarns/library/sweetgeorgia-yarns-merino-silk-fine); 380 yd (347 m) per 3.5 oz (100 g); 50% fine merino wool, 50% silk in Deep Cove (teal).
The lacy stitch pattern is based on ribbing and wants to get long and skinny; choose a yarn that will hold its shape after blocking. In other words, wools like merino with a lot of elasticity and memory won’t work as well.
Look for a yarn that works to 28 sts and 40 rows = 4” (10 cm) over stockinette stitch using 2.75 mm (US 2) needles for laceweight or 3.5 mm (US 4) needles for fingering weight. Refer to pattern Notes for advice on gauge.
Needles + Notions
3.75 mm (US 5) Needles for laceweight;
4.5 mm (US 7) Needles for fingering weight;
Stitch Markers (optional); Digital Scale (optional; to alter size).
Working intricate lace from chart or written instructions, slipped stitch selvedge.