This pattern is written for a set of Christmas or Holiday mini skeins. It has been specifically designed for the Norah George Yarns 12 Day Colourwork Advent, however you can knit this pattern with any fingering weight yarns, although I would highly recommend and non-superwash wool base.
You will need:
6 10g/40m skeins in different colours, ideally in two colour families, and a light, medium and dark colour for each family.
3 20g/80m skeins in three different colours, from one colour family in a light, medium and dark.
Norah George Yarns Traditional Wool - 100% Non-Superwash Wool, 6 x 10g/40m approx, 3 x 20g/80m approx.
Any Fingering Weight yarn
2.5mm and 2.75mm, small circumference circular needles (16”) and DPN’s, or size required to obtain gauge
Stranded colourwork, only two colours at a time
Knitting in the round
Knit thought the back loop (ktbl)