The Road to Jaipur

Issue: 68, 2015


The Road to Jaipur by Jane Howorth (issue 68)
Photography by Lucy Williams

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Jaipur in India is known as the Pink City because of the pink sandstone buildings, one of which, the Hawa Mahal – the Palace of the Winds – was the inspiration for this waistcoat.

MATERIALS
● Louisa Harding Azalea DK, 100% cotton, 100g/240m/262yds
Shade: Flamenco 208 x 2 (2, 3, 3, 3, 4) balls
● 3.25mm & 3.75mm hooks
● Yarn needle

YARN ALTERNATIVES
You can use any fine, smooth DK weight cotton to achieve a similar effect.

TENSION
Work 22 sts and 18 rows in Ladder Stitch to measure 10 x 10cm/4 x 4in using 3.75mm hook, or size required to obtain tension.
Work one pattern repeat in Palace Stitch to measure 8.5 x 8.5cm/ 3½ x 3½in using 3.75mm hook, or size required to obtain tension.

DESIGNER BIOGRAPHY
Jane designs in knit and crochet, and likes to create body-flattering and fashionable pieces. Find more of her work at www.ravelry.com/designers/jane-howorth and catch up with her on her blog at www.janehoworth.wordpress.com or on Twitter @JaneHoworthKnit.


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This pattern is tagged with:

Age: Adult, Teen

Clothing: Waistcoat

Designer: Jane Howorth

Gender: Female

Price: Magazine Only

Yarn Type: DK


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