Cover n.4 – Shelta

Cover n.4 – Shelta – crochet

This is how Cover n.4 – Shelta was originally given to be assembled on 20 July 2019. This pattern is how it is currently being assembled (01.01.2020). This is with personal interpretation. All crochet can also be found on a separate page, named Crochet, where only names and numbers given by manufacturers are listed.

Crochet Hook 3mm eg Prym

Yarn Rowan Summerlite 4ply cotton
Shade numbers – quantities – interpretations
1 – n.424 – 15 squares – T – Twilight, two lights working together
1 – n.441 – 15 squares – H – Heart, hearing You
2 – n.428 – 29 squares – D – Duck, ducking the issue
2 – n.436 – 30 squares – W – White, yes
3 – n.429 – 34 squares – N – Navy, no
4 – n.440 – 57 squares – P – Pumpkin, Papa

2 – n.419 – yarn for background – Sky, divine intervention

For instructions on making the squares and cover see either Cover n.2 – Summer cover, or general instruction on page named Crochet.

PATTERN original

W P P D D N D N P T P P H D T
W P P D H N D N T D H H P T W
W P P W N N P H N W H P W P T
W P P N N H N D P N H H P W T
W P P N W N D P N P W D H P W
W P P N D N T W W D H W D T W
W W P N P W N P T N H H W P T
W P P N P D P D W T P P P N P
P P P D N D T P N D N D W T W
P P P D D D N D P D H D T N P
P P P N P N P N D H W P P N T
P P P D N D N W N P D P N W W

Pattern was supposed to have 33 squares of n.429 (Navy) and 30 squares of n.428 (Duck) but it was written with 34 n.429 and 29 n.428 when it was given and this is now the correct version and the one that will be assembled.

Cover n.4 -Shelta

Colours not always clear to distinguish but painted in the following colours:
T – Indanthrene Blue
H – Winsor Red Deep
D – Phthalo Turquoise
W – Permanent White Gouache
N – Indigo
P – Venetian Red
spaces in between squares in Cerulean for Sky background