Rheinlust Knitting Kit
Melanie Berg's shawl Rheinlust is available in a kit for a limited time.
It includes a ^PDF downloadable pattern and five skeins of Rosy Green Wool in either Heb Merino Fine or Manx Merino Fine, both yarns are 100% organic and are only available in limited amounts.
The stitch pattern in this beautiful triangular shawl evokes the gentle waves of the Rhein river in Germany. It is knitted from tip to tip, with one-half of the shawl in a wavy stitch pattern, and the other half in garter stitch. Rheinlust is suitable for an immediate to experienced knitter.
Your finished shawl with measure 250cm / 98.5" (wingspan) and 70cm / 27.5" (wide).
Both yarns are from Rosy Green Wool; they use wool from British rare breeds Manx Loaghtan and Hebridean that is then blended with organic Merino to produce two wonderful yarns that are something special. You can read more about them here in our blog.
Heb Merino Fine (80% Merino wool, 20% Hebridean Wool; 200m / 50g)
Manx Merino Fine (72% Merino Wool, 28% Manx Loaghtan Wool; 200m /50g)
You will also need a 3.5mm / US4 100cm circular needle to knit your shawl.
^ The pattern in this kit is downloadable; you will be able to download it on completion of checking out and will also receive an email with a link. should need any help though accessing your pattern then do let us know.