Portales Sunset was inspired from my latest trip to our family winter home. The sunsets are magical in the Arizona sky with the mountains as your backdrop. Portales Sunset is knit in the round using worsted weight yarn in three coordinating colorways.
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Yarn: Fuzz Family for Kraeo Auntie Afghan Worsted (100% SW merino, 194yd/177m). MC: Slate (118yd/108m) CC1: Rose Gold (39yd/36m) CC2: Pearl (78yd/71m)
Needles: US 7 (4.5 mm) - 16” (41cm) or 20”(51 cm) circular needles Note: you may wish to go up a needle size if you find your are a tighter knitter when working in stranded colorwork.
Finished Dimensions: 9”h x 11.5”w (23cm x 29cm) after blocking.
Techniques: Knit, purl, work in round, stranded colorwork