ERRATA: on p.10, Row 9b of the Arrow Lace should say "rep from * twice more" instead of "once more."
Description: This full-circular capelet pays homage to the geometry of gears. Named after the curve that forms the contact edge of gear teeth, its lower edging consists of twenty-four teeth. The square neckline represents a gear’s square axle opening. Four “spokes" are separated by lace Panels suggestive of rotational motion. Garter ridges and eyelets provide texture and laciness, but with an industrial feel. Even the color is reminiscent of antique brass. Whether you wear Involute as part of an entire steampunk ensemble or over T-shirt and jeans, your gear will turn heads.
Skill level: Challenging due to the unusual construction. Worked side-to-side (in rows between hem and neck) clockwise in a single piece, the circular shape is created using a multitude of short rows (even the lace insets are curved!). During the “spoke" (lace) portions, three differently-p