Daylight Shawl by Stefanie Schuster

Daylight Shawl

Knitting
March 2019
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
23 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in moss stitch after blocking
US 6 - 4.0 mm
755 - 798 yards (690 - 730 m)
One Size
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Daylight Shawl is a lofty triangular shawl that brings four different colors together and combines them using beautiful texture and light slipped stitch elements to create airy goodness to wrap yourself in.

Its textures use different slip stitch techniques as well as relaxing moss stitch. I-cord bind off brings a nice finish to this wonderfully light and drapey shawl that surely will brighten up your day.

Feel free to play with colors or work with natural tones, you won’t be disappointed by their interactions within the structures and patterns. Or why not dive for some left overs to use as main colors, because they don’t need as much yarn. Get creative and play with some colors to compose your very own lifter-of-spirits.

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Daylight Shawl - Flowing drape and colorful textures to brighten up your day.

Yarn:
CC: about 280m/ 306yds,
MC1: about 70m / 77yds,
MC2: about 160m / 175yds,
MC3: about 220m / 240yds of fingering weight yarn.
Sample is made in Manos Del Uruguay Alegria (Fondo Del mar - CC), Garnstudio Drops Baby Merino (21 black - MC1, 22 light grey - MC2, 02 off white MC3).

Gauge:
23sts/24rows = 10cm/4“ in moss stitch on 4mm/US6 needles after blocking, but gauge is not critical for this project.

Finished size:
about 160 x 115 x 200 cm / 64 x 46 x 80 inches

Instructions:
The pattern includes fully written instructions.

Skill level:
This pattern is a great project for the advanced beginner that seeks a new skill. The shawl starts with 4 stitches at the bottom and increases on one side as you knit along.
Testknitter silkenswift mentioned that the used techniques in the pattern are “Good for someone who wants to practice stranding before having to manage two colors per row for fair isle knitting”.