Björkö Shawl by Anna Friberg
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Björkö Shawl

Knitting
December 2016
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in unblocked garter stitch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
459 yards (420 m)
One size
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Speciellt meddelande till er med Limmos garnkalender: ta bort prickarna från rabattkoden så fungerar den

The birch tree in winter
Leaning over the secret pool
Is Narcissus in love
With the slight white branches
The slim trunk,
In the dark glass;
But,
Spring coming on,
Is afraid,
And scarfs the white limbs
In green.
– Arthur Seymour John Tessimond

Notions & Needles
14 Stitch markers
1 removable marker
Tapestry needle
4.0 mm / US6 circular needles minimum 80 cm / 32”, or size needed to obtain gauge before blocking
Yarn
1 skein (420 meters / 460 yards) Limmo-design hand-dyed sock yarn, 75% wool, 25% polyamid
420m/100g or other Fingering weight yarn 420m/100g
Gauge
On 4.0 mm / US6 needles:
20 sts and 44 rows = 10x10 cm /4x4” in garter stitch before blocking
18 sts and 30 rows = 10x10 cm / 4x4” in garter stitch after blocking
Proposed needle size is for an average knitter.
For shawls, gauge is only a guideline, although the gauge will affect the finished size of the shawl and the
amount of yarn used.
Sizes
One size
Measurements after
blocking

Wingspan: 165 cm / 65”
Depth: 50 cm / 20”

Technical Editing
This pattern has been professionally Tech edited by James Bartley

Test knitting
Thank you so much to my test knitters! You did a great job!
Gax, heyBrownBerry, ChaiKnits and amsa