SweetGeorgia Bridgeward Leaves Shawl PDF
Inspired by the “Leaf Shadows” motif collected by Barbara Walker, this triangular lace shawl is reminiscent of vines enveloping the red brick buildings in the shade of the Granville Street Bridge. The Bridgeward Leaves Shawl can be knit in a fingering-weight or a laceweight yarn.
Skill level: Intermediate
Finished measurements: height - 34”, length - 64” (laceweight version may be slighter smaller)
Yarn: laceweight version - 1 skein SweetGeorgia Yarns Merino Silk Lace in Cayenne (765 yd/700m; 50% Merino Silk, 50% Cultivated Silk); fingering-weight version - 2 skeins SweetGeorgia Yarns Merino Silk Fine in Spruce (380 yd /347m; 50% Merino Silk, 50% Cultivated Silk)
Needles: Size 4 US (3.5mm) circular needles 32”
Gauge: 20 sts and 34 rows = 4” in stockinette stitch, after blocking