Desert Veil Shawl by Anne-Lise Maigaard

Desert Veil Shawl

May 2013
Lace ?
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
800 - 1000 yards (732 - 914 m)
Adjustable, sections added as you like
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This pattern is also the first part of the e-Book Earth, which will eventually contain several shawl patterns. Patterns will be added to the book when they are ready for publication.

Difficulty: Medium. Pattern on both RS and WS rows, but colour coding makes it easy to keep track of the different sections.

Recommended Yarn:One skein of Ripples Crafts Hand Dyed Yarns Alpaca silk lace. 70% Alpaca, 30% Silk
1312 yards (1200 m) / 100 grams. Shawl as shown used 75g or 984 yard (850 m).

Size after blocking: Size is completely adjustable to your taste, you knit until you are happy with the length and width of your project. Shawl as shown measures 86.6’’ x 21.7’’ (220 x 55 cm) relaxed after blocking. Using a different yarn from the one recommended here will give a different size! Swatching is recommended.

Needles: US 2 or 2½ (2.75 or 3 mm) or size to give you the fabric you like.

Construction: The shawl is worked sideways in easy sections, with no seaming and no grafting necessary