Butterfly Redeux Shawl by Ruth Thome

Butterfly Redeux Shawl

Knitting
October 2016
DK (11 wpi) ?
16 stitches = 4 inches
in Stockinette
US 7 - 4.5 mm
650 - 700 yards (594 - 640 m)
One Size
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This shawl is a basic triangle with a lovely, easy-to-work entrelac edging that turns a simple top down shawl into a show piece.

The Alpaca Yarn Company: ASTRAL - 30% alpaca, 20% merino wool, 50% tencel, 3.5 oz (100 g) hank = 197 yds.

Purple version SHOWN IN:
(MC) #8778 Virgo, (A) #8779 Libra, (B) #8995 Shooting Star, (C) #8641 Pavo. 1 hank each color

Yardage:
MC - 197yds approx.
Entrelac stripes:
Color A - 125yds approx.
Color B - 125yds approx.
Color C - 125yds approx.

Gauge:
16 sts per 4” in Stockinette St.

While the gauge is not critical for fit, this shawl uses all but a few yards of the MC skein, please check gauge to assure you will not run out or purchase a second skein.

Red Version
Used Classic Alpaca Tweed 50g balls - 3 of MC and 1 ea of the 3 additional colors because the border was done in the MC

Easy to follow video tutorial on knitting backwards so you don’t have to turn your work found HERE!!