Opposites attract in this springtime Shiny + Matte Wrap! In a real Felix and Oscar odd couple, we use our luminous Spun Silk to bookend Linen Quill’s rustic blend of Highland wool, alpaca, and linen.

Shiny + Matte Wrap in Pink Primrose | Purl Soho

In a very straightforward stockinette stitch (plus a bit of ribbing at each edge), no need here for unnecessary drama, fancy stitches patterns, or complex constructions. Plenty of interest abounds just by bringing together these two yarns, so at odds with each other.

Shiny + Matte Wrap in Pink Primrose | Purl Soho

Find the listed materials below along with the pattern here. An ode to spring, it couldn’t be prettier! -Laura

Shiny + Matte Wrap in Pink Primrose | Purl Soho

Materials

Shiny + Matte Wrap in Pink Primrose | Purl Soho

To knit your own Shiny + Matte Wrap, you will need…

  • Yarn A: 2 skeins of Purl Soho’s Spun Silk, 100% silk. For this Pink Primrose palette, we used Peony Pink.
  • Yarn B: 2 skein of Purl Soho’s Linen Quill, 50% fine highland wool, 35% alpaca, and 15% linen. We used Rose Granite.
  • US 4 straight or circular needles

Gauge

26 stitches = 4 inches in stockinette stitch

Size

Finished Dimensions: 15 inches wide x 72 inches long

Pattern

For the free pattern, please visit our original Shiny + Matte Wrap post!

Shiny + Matte Wrap in Pink Primrose | Purl Soho