Root coat collar (knitting pattern)


An ants’ collar is knitted as a closed knit from top to bottom. First, a single-colour patent needle border is made, from which the two-colour patent needle is continued until the contrasting colour sections are divided into roots by the additions. The hem is finished with a plain border, which is worked in the Italian technique..

Size: one size (adult)
Measurements of the finished knit without stretching and wetting: top edge 44 cm, bottom edge 88 cm, height 38 cm
Gauge: 22s x 30 rows = 10 x 10 cm 2-colour patent needle with 3 mm needle before piecing
Yarn: sport-weight wool or merino wool yarn.
Main colour: 95 g or at least 290 m
Contrasting colour: 65 g or at least 190 m


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