Centrino

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Centrino Red
Centrino Red
Centrino Red
Centrino Cream
Centrino White Closeup

Centrino

Centrino was originally released as the September 2009 Year of Lace design.   Centrino is a giant doily, based on a few vintage patterns I found and adore!  I’m not a doily person, neither lacey nor frilly, but the lure to begin something that starts out quite wee and grows into an abundant orb could not be refused.  

This project is addictive from start to finish. I loved the simple act of working around, and around, slowly building out.  The pattern shifts slightly but not so drastically that you are forced to hide away to “learn” your next repeat.  

Choose a yarn that you can get gauge with... if you choose a light fingering like in the red version your Centrino will be more open and airy.  If you choose a sport weight, like the cream version, your Centrino will be warmer, and more "blanket" like!

Materials
Schaefer Yarn
Anne Schaefer Yarn Anne (60% superwash merino wool, 25% mohair, 15% nylon; 4 oz [112 g]/ 560 yards [512 m]); 2 skeins OR approx. 1200 yards of yarn that obtains gauge  (see notes above)

Size
Width: 55”
Circumference: 173”
Note: Exact size can be adjusted during blocking.

Gauge
20 sts/ 22 rows= 4 inches in st st, blocked

Skill Level
Intermediate

 

Pattern is delivered electronically upon purchase in PDF format.  You will need Adobe Reader to view/print this pattern.

Please contact a Nelkin Designs stockist if you would like to purchase a hard copy of this pattern.

No duplicating except for personal use.  Please do not copy and share with your friends or colleagues; each sale of a pattern helps support my designing.  Items knit from this pattern may not be sold except with permission of the designer.