Feathers Shawl (S-2020)
Fun to knit and flattering to wear in either a short, dressy, laceweight version or the cozy, longer, 8ply version.
Lengths as shown: May be adjusted as desired.
Laceweight: 17” (43cm)
8ply/DK: 25” (64cm)
Neck opening (adjustable): 24” or 30” (61 or 76 cm)
Laceweight version: 660 yards (603m)
8 Ply/DK version: 735 yards (672m)
Laceweight version: US size 5 (3.75mm) circular
8 Ply/DK version: US size 9 (5.5mm) circular
Correction to S2020 Feathers Shawl Beginning paragraph:
Pattern is written for lace weight with changes for DK weight in
parentheses. If only one number is given it is for both.
All neckband size differences are noted within the first 5 rows and again at the beginning of Feather Lace.
Cast on 77 (53) sts for small neckband or 95 (65) for large.
Row 1: (WS) Slip 1, knit to end
Row 2 for small neckband: (RS) Slip 1, k2, pm, *m1, k7, m1, k1, pm*, repeat to last 2 sts, k2. (95 (65) sts)
Row 2 for large neckband: (RS) Slip 1, k2, pm,* m1, k9, m1, k1, pm*, repeat to last 2 sts, k2. (113 (77) sts)
Rows 3, 4 & 5: Slip 1, knit to end.