Big comfy shawl to keep you warm throughout the year.
The shawl is worked from top down, beginning with Garter tab cast-on. The short row stripes create an endless playground for beautiful color combinations.
100” / 254 cm wide, measured across top edge;
15” / 38 cm deep.
Fingering weight yarn, approximately:
250 yds / 230 m MC (main color)
280 yds / 255 m of CC1 (contrasting color 1)
290 yds / 265 m of CC2 (contrasting color 2)
Shown in Shibui Knits Staccato (191 yds / 175 m per
50 g skein, 70 % superwash merino wool, 30 % silk):
101 Ivory as MC
2003 Ash as CC1
2002 Graphite as CC2
NEEDLES & NOTIONS
size 6 US / 4 mm circular needle
tapestry needle to weave in the ends.
18 sts and 40 rows in Garter stitch after blocking = 4” / 10 cm.
Gauge is not crucial for this project but will affect the amount of yarn used and the final size of the shawl.