Wintercloud is a slightly asymmetric shawl. It’s worked from bottom up, alternating Garter stitch and Lace sections. Garter stitch sections are shaped with short rows to give the shawl its unique look.
67” / 170 cm wide, measured across top edge
18 ¼” / 46 cm deep
Fingering weight yarn, approximately:
280 yds / 256 m C1 (color 1)
410 yds / 375 m of C2 (color 2)
Malabrigo Sock (440 yds / 402 m per 100 g skein, 100 % superwash merino wool):
811 Eggplant as C1
856 Azules as C2
NEEDLES & NOTIONS
size 6 US / 4 mm circular needle for Garter stitch sections
size 4 US / 3.5 mm circular needle for Lace sections
tapestry needle to weave in the ends
20 sts and 42 rows in Garter stitch using larger needles = 4” / 10 cm after blocking.
Gauge is not crucial for this project but will affect the amount of yarn used and the final size of the shawl.