Mairlynd - La Crau
Please not that this is a printed pattern and will be posted to you. As a special treat from Melanie you will also be given a download code that you can use on Ravelry so that you can also have it in your Ravelry library.
For millennia, migratory herds of Merino d’Arles sheep and their shepherds have roamed the fertile countryside across France, choosing the high meadows of the Alps during the summer and the lush plains of La Crau when winter’s chill hits
Yarn: Rosy Green Wool Merino d‘Arles (100% French organic Merino; 50 g / 218 yds [200 m])
Colours used in Melanie's sample:
2 skeins in Mistral (color A): 79 g / 345 yds [316 m]
2 skeins in Camargue (color B): 88 g / 384 yds [352 m]
2 skeins in Ocre (color C): 90 g / 393 yds [360 m]
Needles: 4mm (US6) circular needles or sixe to obtain gauge
Gauge: 10 sts x 20 rows = 2 x 2" (5 x 5 cm) in garter stitch after blocking.
Finished measurements: 114" [290 cm] wingspan along upper edge and 21.5" [55 cm] deep