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Marianne Isager

Knitting Out of Africa

[KB-ISA-AFRICA]

Knitting Out of Africa
Price: $24.95
16 sweaters inspired by African carpets, baskets, and other fiber and textile arts. Techniques used include entrelac, double knitting, Intarsia, domino, and Fair Isle knitting. All designs worked in fingering-weight yarn.

Designs

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[KB-ISA-AFRICA-ARRO]
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Arrowheads

recommended: Alpaca 2 #11, 22
alternate: Alpaca 2 #500, 402

Size S M L
Finished(in.)42.54753
# balls Alpaca 2
($8.00/ball)
81010
[KB-ISA-AFRICA-ASAN]
Asante

finished size: 40.5", 44", 48"
knit in 1 color Isager Alpaca 2 plus 2 colors Wool 1

[KB-ISA-AFRICA-CONGO]
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Congo

recommended pink colorway: Alpaca 2 #500, 402, 201, 22

Size S L
Finished(in.)4751
# balls Alpaca 2
($8.00/ball)
1011
[KB-ISA-AFRICA-DOMA]
Domino

finished size: 40.5", 44.5", 48.5"
knit in 3 colors Isager Alpaca 2 plus 2 colors Wool 1

[KB-ISA-AFRICA-DOMB]
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Domino Pullover

worked with 2 strands held together

Size S M L XL XXL
Finished(in.)3840444852
# balls Alpaca 2
($8.00/ball)
1213131516
[KB-ISA-AFRICA-GIR]
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Giraffe

recommended: Alpaca 2 #408, 500

Size S M L
# balls Alpaca 2
($8.00/ball)
446
[KB-ISA-AFRICA-KUBAD]
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Kuba Dark

recommended: Alpaca 2 #500, 11, 284 plus Highland Tobacco

Size S L
Finished(in.)4246
# balls Alpaca 2
($8.00/ball)
78
# balls Highland Wool
($8.00/ball)
11
[KB-ISA-AFRICA-KUBAL]
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Kuba Light

recommended: Highland Sage Blue, Almond Green plus Alpaca 2 #11, 22

Size S L
Finished(in.)4246
# balls Alpaca 2
($8.00/ball)
22
# balls Highland Wool
($8.00/ball)
67
[KB-ISA-AFRICA-MALI]
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Mali

recommended: Alpaca 2 #500, 17
alternate: Alpaca 2 #402, 100

Size S M L
Finished(in.)42.54752
# balls Alpaca 2
($8.00/ball)
101112
[KB-ISA-AFRICA-NIGER]
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Nigeria

recommended: Alpaca 2 #23, 500, 2105, 13, 12
alternate: 12, 500, 201, 13, 12

Size S M L
Finished(in.)394348
# balls Alpaca 2
($8.00/ball)
999
[KB-ISA-AFRICA-SHOA]
Shoowa Pullover

finished size: 46", 52"
knit in 2 colors Isager Alpaca 2 plus 1 color Wool 1

[KB-ISA-AFRICA-SHOB]
Shoowa Vest

finished size: 35.5", 39.5", 44.5", 49"
knit in 2 colors Isager Alpaca 2 plus 1 color Wool 1

[KB-ISA-AFRICA-SIER]
Sierra Leone

finished size: 43", 47", 52"
knit in 7 colors Isager Alpaca 2 plus 2 colors Wool 1

[KB-ISA-AFRICA-ZAIRE]
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Zaire

recommended: Alpaca 2 #11, 500, 17, 201, 284, 408

Size S M L
Finished(in.)40.543.546.5
# balls Alpaca 2
($8.00/ball)
91010
[KB-ISA-AFRICA-ZEB]
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Zebra

recommended: Alpaca 2 #2105, 500

Size S M L
Finished(in.)374246
# balls Alpaca 2
($8.00/ball)
446
[KB-ISA-AFRICA-ZIG]
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Zig Zag

recommended: Alpaca 2 #11 plus Highland Topaz

Size S M L XL XXL
Finished(in.)35.538.5424650.5
# balls Alpaca 2
($8.00/ball)
44455
# balls Highland Wool
($8.00/ball)
44455
[KB-ISA-AFRICA-ZIMB]
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Zimbabwe

recommended: Alpaca 2 #11, 22
alternate: #500, 402

Size XS S M L XL
Finished(in.)3639424549.5
# balls Alpaca 2
($8.00/ball)
8881010