A generously proportioned asymmetrical shawl featuring elegant Estonian shells nestled among soothing garter stitch stripes. Created with two shades of hand-dyed Merino and two shades of mohair, FALGARWOOD is a highly knittable shawl to relax with now, and a highly wearable shawl to wrap up in later.
THE KNITTY GRITTY
55” (140 cm) long; measured vertically along right edge x 52” (130 cm) wide; measured horizontally along top edge. 77” (195 cm); measured along diagonal edge.
Akara Yarns Merino Sock (80% Superwash Merino, 20% Nylon; 420 yards / 385 meters / 115 grams):
‣ (C1) 2 skeins in “Dusty Mauve”.
Sample used a total of approx. 700 yards / 635 meters (~ 200 yards / 180 meters for Section A, ~ 300 yards / 275 meters for Section B, and ~ 200 yards / 180 meters for Section C).
‣ (C3) 1 skein in “Ube”.
Sample used a total of approx. 320 yards / 295 meters (Section B).
YARN B—held double throughout
Katia Concept 50 Mohair Shades (67% Mohair, 30% Polyamide, 3% Wool; 218 yards / 200 meters / 20 grams):
‣ (C2) 3 spools in Colour #6.
Sample used 2 full spools for Section A and one full spool for Section C.
‣ (C4) 1 spool in Colour #17.
Sample used one full spool for Section C.
NEEDLES (adjust if necessary to obtain correct gauge)
One 32” or 40” (80 or 100 cm) circular knitting needle size US 4 (3.5 mm); to accommodate a large number of stitches.
GAUGE (after blocking)
22 stitches and 34 rows = 4” (10 cm) in Garter Stitch Stripes using Yarn A.
Although gauge is not critical for this project, deviating from the pattern gauge will affect total yardage requirements
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