Ambleside Shawl by Victoria Magnus

Ambleside Shawl

October 2008
DK (11 wpi) ?
US 7 - 4.5 mm
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This easy shawl is idea for those who have never made a shawl before, or those who are experienced knitters but have a highly coloured yarn that requires a simple pattern to show it off best. It is worked from the top down, and cast off along the long edge.

141cm (55.5in) wingspan x 63cm (24.75in) depth

Eden Cottage Yarns Whitfell (DK; 100% baby alpaca; 100m / 109yds per 50g skein)
Shade: Dogwood; 5 x 50g skeins

Needles and accessories
4.5mm (US7) circular needle, 60-80cm (24 – 32in) length
(gauge is not crucial for this project, however using differently sized needles will result in a differently sized shawl, and may use more or less yarn).
Stitch marker.
Notions – scissors, tapestry needle.

14.5 sts and 26 rows to 10cm (4in) over stocking stitch after blocking