Dashes Shawl by Joji Locatelli
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Dashes Shawl

April 2017
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
23 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in Garter St
US 6 - 4.0 mm
600 yards (549 m)
One size
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Try something new and different with this beautiful triangular shawl with woven stripes.
The technique for these stripes is really easy; you just carry your contrasting color yarn while slipping stitches.

68 inches (170 cm) from side to side and 18ยฝ inches (46 cm) from top to bottom at deepest point (after blocking).

Yarn: 2 skeins of BFL Singles by The Uncommon Thread (100% blue faced Leicester wool; 437 yards 400 m/100g); or approx. 600 yards of fingering weight yarn in 2 colors. You will need 300 yards in color A (shown in colorway Tea Smoked - warm pink) and 300 yards in color B (shown in colorway Bois - deep brown).
Needles: US 6 (4 mm) needles.
Other notions: Tapestry needle, blocking pins or wires.

23 st and 36 rows to 4โ€ (10cm) in garter st on US 6 (4 mm) needles after blocking.

This shawl is worked from the centre top down.
There are 2 colors used for this, and you can carry the yarn you are not using up one edge. There is no need to break the unused yarn each time.