Bernadette's Shawl by Rosemary (Romi) Hill

Bernadette's Shawl

June 2017
Aran (8 wpi) ?
13 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch, cabled edging
US 8 - 5.0 mm
650 - 663 yards (594 - 606 m)
One size

Bernadette’s Shawl, designed by Rosemary (Romi) Hill, is worn by Clea’s foster mother throughout Chest of Bone. No sweet old granny, Bernadette wears a derringer on her hip and often sports a turban on her head.

Finished size: About 72” (183 cm) in width; about 20” (51 cm) in depth.

Images show Cloudborn Fibers Highland Worsted in Stormy Sea

Materials needed: US 8 (5 mm): 24” or 32” (60 or 80 cm) circular and 1 double-pointed for edging. Stitch markers, tapestry needle, cable needle, blocking wires, t-pins.

5 Patterns in the Chest of Bone-The Knit Collection Clea’s Vest (Karen Clements), Larrimer’s Sweater (Norah Gaughan), Bernadette’s Shawl (Rosemary HIll), Mitts for Larrimer (Rosemary Hill), Lulu’s Mitts (Rosemary Hill)