ris is named after the ancient Greek goddess of the rainbow.
Iris is made with hexagon motifs; each motif is 2 colours and the colours blend into a beautiful rainbow.
Size & Tension
Iris measures approx. 8 wide x 56 inches long.
The blocked hexagon motifs measure approx. 2.5 inches across
Everyone has a different tension, so before you start your project you will need to measure your first motif.
You will need
240 gms of of 4 ply/sock yarn. (400 metres per 100 gms), you will need 12 colours 20 gms of each.
Iris can be made as a scrap project with yarn from your stash, or alternatively you can use any of the following recommended yarns.
This pattern contains the following…..
Detailed colour and yarn recommendations
Written and charted Motif instructions, US and UK terms.
Step by step construction charts
Full coloured layout chart.