Fiber Trends S-2011 Shoalwater Shawl
Like waves in shallow water, Old Shale lace creates ripples across this simple, garter stitch lace shawl. Knit from the top down, this triangular shawl is bound off with an easy picot edging. Instructions are included for four weights of yarn.
Size: Approximately 40” deep and 80” across top in fingering, sport, or DK weight yarn following the suggested number of pattern repeats. In lace weight yarn with 4 repeats of lace pattern the shawl will measure about 36” deep and 72” across.
Yarn and Needles:
Lace wt: 1200 yds; size 6 circular and size 7 double pointed needles
Fingering: 1400 yds; size 7 circular and size 9 double pointed needles
Sport 1150 yds; size 9 circular and size 10.5 double pointed needles
DK or lt. worsted: 850 yds; size 10.5 circular and 13 double pointed needles
Lace: 4.75 sts = 1"
Fingering: 4.5 sts = 1"
Sport: 4 sts = 1"
Dk or lt. worsted: 3 sts = 1"