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Salt as protection - a wrap to guard you from a chill or temperature drop. Salt as a seasoning - three colors for interesting contrast, knit on the bias. NaCl, representing a 1:1 ratio of sodium and chloride ions - designed for Eleanor, a rustic two-ply blend of Merino & Romney. Scrunch it up and wear it as a scarf, or wrap it all around, holding it with your favorite shawl pin, it looks great however you wear it!

Eleanor is a rustic yarn, therefore gauge can vary through thicker or thinner sections. Gauge before washing/blocking is approximately 14-15 sts by 20-21 rows within 4 inches. Gauge after washing/blocking is approximately 13.5-14 sts by 19 rows within 4 inches.

Required materials:

  • 3 skeins of Nerd Girl Yarns Eleanor - 2-ply DK 60% Merino 40% Romney
    • OR 
  • 3 skeins of Nerd Girl Yarns Foxy - 2-ply DK 85% Polwarth Wool 15% Silk 
  • US 7 with 24” cable

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