Explore a new shape with this quick and easy shawl. Knit from the center out, a simple lace pattern forms three triangles to create a ¾-square shape that sits nicely on the shoulders. A contrasting color highlights the scalloped lace edge.
4" = 14 sts and 24 rows in lace pattern on smaller needles, blocked
Note: yarns shown usually knit at 23-24 sts to 4" in Stocking Stitch
Length from Center Back: 12.25"
250 yards fingering weight yarn in main color
40 yards fingering weight yarn in contrast color
US 7 (4.5mm) and 9 (5.5mm) 32" or longer circular needles or size needed to obtain gauge and 2 sizes larger
US G (4mm) or larger crochet hook
1 yard waste yarn
pins (for blocking)
Blue shawl is knit with Drops Alpaca, burgundy shawl is knit with Knitted Wit Featherweight.
Errata: Row 74 was incorrect in written version until 4/14/13, when it was fixed. Chart was always correct.