1 skein each of 5 different colors of Paintbox Cotton DK yarn. Colorways pictured: Clr A – Dolphin Blue (light blue), Clr B – Midnight Blue (navy), Clr C- Misty Grey (grey), Clr D – Mustard Yellow (yellow), & Clr E – Pillar Red (red).
US 6 (4 mm) needles – circular or straight
tapestry needle for weaving in ends
straight pins for blocking
Abbreviations & Terms
CO – cast on
sts – stitches
Chinese Waitress Cast On – Here’s a tutorial.
RS – right side
Clr – color
sl – slip
wyif – with yarn in front
k – knit
yo – yarn over
k2tog – knit 2 sts together (tutorial)
rep – repeat
WS – wrong side
p – purl
ssk – slip 1 st as if to knit, slip 2 as if to purl, knit both sts together through the back loop (tutorial)
Jeny’s Surprisingly Stretchy BO – Here’s a tutorial.
Gauge & dimensions: 18 sts & 24 rows over 4″ in stockinette stitch. Finished wrap measures approx. 66″ long and 13″ wide, with measurements taken from CO to BO edges with the garment laid flat. (You can make your Wherever Wrap as long as you prefer by adding more or fewer blocks of color.) Each individual color block measures approx. 13″ by 16″.