Sun Bleached Wrap


This is a squishy garter stitch wrap, featuring skinny stripes and tassel edgings.

It is for Nomadic Knits Issue 3: American Southwest.

Difficulty Moderate
Due date 2019-03-15
Craft Knitting
Test secrecy Secret
Pattern source (brand and/or designer) Melissa Kemmerer Designs
Spots available 10
Gauge 16 sts and 32 rows = 4"/10cm
Charted or written pattern Charted
Sizes required One Size Fits All
Skills required

knit, slip, purl, cast on, bind off

Finished measurements

51" x 20" (129.5 x 51)cm

Colors 1, 2, and 3 are solid/semi-solid and Color 4 is speckled/variegated in the sample.

Construction type side to side
Required or recommended yarn Worsted weight: 220 yards in each of 4 colors
Tools required

US 8/5.0 mm needles in your preferred style for working a large number of sts flat.

Removable marker is helpful for distinguising RS from WS

Tapestry needle 

Ownership of the finished item The finished item is yours to keep.
Requirements from the tester

Pictures of the finished project

Ravelry project with the pictures

Feedback on accuracy of pattern

Rewards from the designer

Final pattern upon publication

Every tester who completes two or more tests for the same Nomadic Knits issue will receive a digital copy of that issue upon publication.  Ravelry projects MUST be updated to qualify.

This test is for Issue Three.


The designer has created the following milestones, in order to keep track of progress during the test knit. By marking off each milestone as you complete it, you can easily keep the designer up to date with your progress.

2019-03-12: Knitting portion complete



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