The Deborah
The Deborah
The Deborah
The Deborah

The Deborah

Regular price $5.00

This instant winter classic is designed for nearly ANY yarn! Plus it's knit from the top down all in one piece and without any seams, so it's pretty easy too.

This pattern was designed with and for Deborah Wagner in thanks for her generous support of Placemarker’s Kickstarter in 2018. Thank you Deborah!

This is an online Placemarker pattern! With Placemarker you can save your place, select your size, make notes, watch tutorials, and more.

Yarn: 2,850 (1,950, 1,425, 975, 610) yards of fingering (sport, dk, worsted/aran, bulky) weight yarn
+/– 310 (210, 155, 105, 70) yards for each inch added or subtracted to length after split
We used 5 skeins of Malabrigo Worsted in #20 “Cypress” to make the worsted/aran weight version.

Needles: US 2 (4, 6, 9, 10.5) / 2.75 (3.5, 4, 5.5, 6.5) mm 16” & 32” circulars
US 3 (5, 7, 10, 11) / 3.25 (3.75, 4.5, 6, 8) mm 16” & 40” circulars
or equivalent types & lengths in sizes needed to obtain gauge
Shop needles here.

Notions: 4 stitch markers (one unique for beginning of round), darning needle, scissors, and tape measure
Shop notions here.

Gauge: 7 (6, 5, 4, 3) stitches & 10 (8, 7, 6, 5) rows per inch on larger needles in stockinette stitch after blocking
Row gauge is not critical for this pattern but yardage needed will be affected if different than our gauge.

Sizes: One size, though instructions are given to make length shorter or longer

Measurements: see schematic.

Techniques: Long tail cast on, join to work in the roundknitpurl, knitting ribsadding new yarnmake one rightmake one leftplace markerslip markerturn work in the middle of a roundslip slip knitknit two together, make one right purlwise, make one left purlwise, slip slip purl, purl two together, bind off in patternweave in ends, blocking
Browse our tutorials here.

Though Placemarker patterns are best used through our website so all the interactive features are available, if this is not an option a PDF download link will also be emailed to you.