A stylish and easy to wear capelet, perfect for wrapping around your shoulders on a summers evening. This versatile accessory can also be wrapped around your neck for added warmth or tucked into your coat as the days cool and autumn arrives.
The capelet is designed in one size and uses a full 100g skein of Ginger's Hand Dyed, Delight. The lace border is easily adjusted to get the most of your chosen skein.
Ginger’s Hand Dyed Delight (100 g / 3.53 oz, 365 m / 399 yds, 100% merino), 1 skein
Sample shown in the colourway 'Changing the Brief'
3.25mm / US 3 circular needle at least 80 cm / 32” long
3.75mm / US 5 circular needle at least 80 cm / 32” long
Six stitch markers
Blocking wires and pins
Button (sample used one 1.5cm / 0.5" button)
Matching sewing thread to attach button
25 sts and 38 rows = 10cm / 4” in stocking stitch, using 3.25mm / US3 (blocked)