Deco Drape by Stephen West

Deco Drape

Knitting
July 2018
both are used in this pattern
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 48 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch
US 5 - 3.75 mm
1120 - 1130 yards (1024 - 1033 m)
One Size
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This architectural top-down shawl is a fascinating knitting project filled with stripes and slipped stitches. Increases and decreases form the Art Deco inspired motifs. The overall shape expands around the shoulders so the shawl easily stays on no matter how you wear it.

Finished Measurements: 19″ / 48cm from CO to BO along center stitch, 78″ / 198cm wingspan along top edge stitches. Measurements taken after blocking.

Yarn: Fingering weight

Yardage: Color A - 420yds / 384m
Color B - 400yds / 366m
Color C - 300yds / 274m

The purple version is the main sample shown with three colors. Two colors are striped together for the beginning striped section and a third color is used for the border.

You can create a two-color version by using the same color for color A & C (shown in blue/gray). You will need two skeins of the main color for colors A & C and just one skein of the conrast color (color B shown in gray)

Shown in: Three-Color Version
Skein Yarn Uptown Sock
Color A - Very Cherry
Color B - Pink Gin
Color C - Summer Nights

Two-Color Version
Qing Fibre Merino Singles
Colors A & C - Hero (blue)
Color B - Blue Finch (gray with blue tint)

Needles: 40″ US 5 / 3.75mm circular

Notions: Cable needle, 12 stitch markers, tapestry needle

Gauge: 20 sts and 48 rows = 4″ / 10cm in garter stitch