Manos del Uruguay Ocaso Shawl PDF
The Ocaso Shawl, from the Spanish meaning “Sunset”, is an intricate knitted shawl from Manos del Uruguay. This stunning lace shawl is worked from the center neck edge outward, creating a large swath of soft, gauzy fabric. With the combined beauty of the lace stitch patterns and the glorious yarn, this is a great project for any lace knitters out there. The lace patterns are both written and charted for your convenience.
This pattern is available as a PDF download.
Finished Measurements: Width: 88” along top edge, including edging; Length: 42” along center, including edging
Yarn Requirements: Manos del Uruguay LACE (70% baby alpaca, 25% silk, 5% cashmere; approx. 50g/439 yds); 3 skeins, shown in L2183 Gloriana
Needle(s): US 6/4mm ndls, 24” or 32” circular, or size to obtain gauge
Gauge: 19 sts and 30 rows = 4” over Chart 2 pattern, blocked
Pattern updated 8/15/13.