Peace

Peace

Yarn: “Basics” by Lana Grossa, shade 30 lot 16509, wool and acrylic blend 50%/50%
Wraps Per Inch: 8 wpi
Needles: 3mm aluminium (prym)
Gauge: 29 st and 34 rows to 10cm/4 inches in stockinette.
Pattern: Peace
Stitch Count Repeat: Multiple of 25 stitches
Book: Charted Knitting Designs – A Third Treasury of Knitting Patterns
Page: 112

Knit by: zeph

2 Responses to “Peace”

  1. Margie Says:

    I was looking at this one just yesterday, Nov. 1, 2007, and thinking it’s great but the diagonals start up too high.

    The symbol comes from the flag semaphore symbols for N and D as in Nuclear Disarmament. How many people knew that??

  2. zeph Says:

    Me for one. I agree as well that it isn’t “accurate”, but merely a nod in that general direction. The look of the piece will be affected by row gauge to a certain extent. However I’m not sure it would make _that_ much difference.

    Having made this one, it would be relatively easy to redesign so that it is more in keeping with the actual symbol. Now just to find the time… :)


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