This is the perfect little project to work on while enjoying all that Oregon Wine Country has to offer. The bobbles are reminiscent of ripe grapes on the vine, and once you are familiar with the cadence of the pattern, it will only take part of your attention, letting you concentrate on the sights and flavors around you, as well.
Yarn: 380 yards fingering weight yarn. Shown in Dream in Color Smooshy with Cashmere (70% superwash merino wool, 20% cashmere, 10% nylon; 400 yards per 4 oz skein), colorway Evening Flame.
Gauge: 24 sts = 4” in stockinette, measured before blocking.
Needles: US #4/3.5 mm needle, straight or circular, or size to get gauge.
Notions: Stitch markers, tapestry needle.
Skill level: Advanced beginner.
Size/Finished measurements: One size fits most. 63” long from tip to tip and 10.5″ deep at center back, measured after blocking.