Dee Hardwicke - A Story in Yarn

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A Story in Yarn - How to Design and Knit an Intarsia Heirloom Quilt by Dee Hardwicke

Pattern knit in Rowan Felted Tweed.

Contains sixteen hexagon designs and guides on working intarsia, making templates, designing charts and more.

The book gives information on how to design your own hexagons, however if you want to use the beautiful designs shown in the book instead, the following guide shows the yarn amounts used.

Rowan Felted Tweed Shade Number of 50g balls
 Treacle 145 1
Rage 150 3
Bilberry 151 2
Maritime 167 3
Ginger 154 2
Pine 158 1
Avocado 161 3
Watery 152 2
Clay 177 1
Seasalter 178 2
Mineral 181 3
Peony 183 2
Frozen 185 1
Tawny 186 1
Amethyst 192 1

 

Needles:

4mm (UK 8/USA 6) knitting needles