Aramingo


This cowl shawl/cowl is knit in using Manos Del Uruguay Clara
Aramingo-Manos Del Uruguay Clara

Aramingo by designer Corrina Ferguson is a beautiful solid piece bandana type cowl. This project begins like a flat triangular shawl worked back and forth in rows, with increases on each side of the center stitch and inside each selvedge. The stitches of the triangle are then joined for working in the round, and continue with increases on each side of the center stitch to extend the front point shaping.

Aramingo-Manos Del Uruguay Clara
Aramingo-Manos Del Uruguay Clara

The delicate lace pattern adds intricacy and texture to the finished garment. This project uses just one skein of Clara, a light and lofty sport-weight yarn with a hefty 385 yards per skein.  The 100% superwash merino fiber takes dye beautifully (in addition to being beautifully easy to care for). Machine wash or hand wash in cool water and lay flat to dry.

Aramingo-Manos Del Uruguay Clara
Aramingo-Manos Del Uruguay Clara

Manos Del Uruguay is a non profit organization which assembles women in cooperatives scattered throughout the countryside of Uruguay. The aim of the organization is to bring economic and social opportunities to rural women. To take a look at the pattern just click here.

 

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