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Magickal Symbols Throw
Throw with Pagan symbols

 Each motif is available as a single pattern; see below for links and prices.

 

This is a series of magical/pagan or alternative cultural symbols available as single motifs, which can be used on their own with a single pattern to make a whole throw. Buy one single motif and repeat it, or buy a few symbols of your choice.  I used all 25 symbols for one throw but some of these could look fab if  repeated in different shades or in groups with a specialised theme (e.g. Egyptian, Mayan etc). There is no need to buy all 25 squares to get instructions on knitting a border, backing squares or making a whole throw as instructions are in each individual pattern.

The single block pattern includes

  1. Written pattern for a motif square and for a plain square as a backing, which can be used as a dishcloth, potholder,or stuffed as a herb pillow. Note that although some photos show the symbol only, the pattern actually has a Seed stitch border to prevent curling and make it easy to join.

  2. Two complete charts available; one is full colour for texture and actual colour of the motif, the other is in light greyscale for easy print and following. The chart is for the whole square so no maths needed to work out how to centre it.

  3. Includes a complete throw schematic for using this block on its own, repeated to make a complete throw.

Size
One Block: 30cm x 30 cm (12 inches x 12 inches), 53 sts x 67 rows
Throw (25 blocks): 152 cm x 152 cm (60 inches x 60 inches)
Felted Block (for herb pillow) size varies depending on amount of shrinkage.

Materials
Yarns

Shown here in Jamieson & Smith Shetland Aran 100% Wool 90m (98yd) per 50g
60g (or slightly over 1 x 50g ball) Shade 15 Dark Brown (MC)
15g Shade 6 Cream (CC)

Needles
4.5mm (US7) straight needles or needle size to obtain gauge

Notions
Optional - Bobbins to keep contrast yarns. Tapestry needle to weave in ends.

Gauge
18 sts x 23 rows = 10cm (4 inches) in stocking stitch (stockinette)

Skills used
knitting flat in stockinette and moss stitch, working with bobbins and knitting Fair Isle or Intarsia. Optional: Work using a double knitted technique for a two sided fabric (see below for examples of the Solstice motif worked this way).


 Solstice Block
  $1.00 USD

 

 

 Hecate's Wheel
  $1.00 USD

 

 

 

 

 


Pentagram
$1.00 USD


 

 

 


Triple Moon Goddess
$1.00 USD

 

 

 

 

 

 


Triquetra
$1.00 USD


 

 

 



Horned God
$1.00 USD

 

 

 

 


Triskele
$1.00 USD


 

 

 

 


Hexagram
$1.00 USD

 

 


 

 

 

Triple Crescent
$1.00 USD

 

 

 

 

 

Valknut
$1.00 USD

 

 

 

 

 

 Scarab
$1.00 USD
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eye of Ra
$1.00 USD

 

 

 

 

 

Ankh
$1.00 USD
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Awen
$1.00 USD


 

 

 

 

 

 
Helm of Awe or Aeigishjalmur
$1.00 USD

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Spiral Goddess
$1.00 USD


 

 

 

 

 

Anubis
$1.00 USD

 

 

 

 

 

Quetzal Mayan Bird
$1.00 USD

 

 

 

 

 

Chaos
$1.00 USD

 


 

 

 

 

Iguanaboina Taino Lizard
$1.00 USD

 

 

 

 

 

 

Neptune's Trident
$1.00 USD

 

 

 

 

 

Coqui Taino Frog Petroglyph
$1.00 USD

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Seal of Saturn
$1.00 USD








Mayan Head Symbol
$1.00 USD

 

 

 

 

 

 

Libra Astrology
or Sublimation Alchemy Symbol
$1.00 USD

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Please note, that this is the lowest price we can offer a pattern to knitters wishing to use these in their personal projects. These patterns and charts are not available for commercial use unless the user has obtained permission in writing from Erssie Knits. If there is continued use of free or low price charts used in a commercial way then we will have no option but to review our current catalogue of charts and patterns and build in a price in advance to cover commercial use. This would be sad for those knitters who only want to knit personal items and cannot afford to buy patterns set above a certain rate.