Flamboyan by Stephen West


August 2010
22 stitches and 46 rows = 4 inches
in Garter Stitch
US 5 - 3.75 mm
One size, different sizes can easily be achieved by knitting to a different number of inches.
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Flamboyan is an elegant triangular shawl composed of garter and stockinette stitch along with a ribbed edge. Basic intarsia techniques are utilized to achieve a block of color in the center of the shawl. Choose your favorite color combination and luxuriate in this special piece of knitwear!

Finished Measurements
78″ / 198cm wingspan along top edge, 21″ / 53cm from CO edge to tip along center stitch

Pattern Notes
You will be working with two separate strands of color A so split color A into two balls. This shawl can easily be made smaller or larger by knitting to a different number of inches.

Fingering weight

Color A - 400 yds / 366m
Color B - 440 yds / 402m

Shown in
The Sanguine Gryphon Skinny Bugga! (80% Merino / 10%
Cashmere / 10% Nylon; 450 yds / 411m per 100g skein)
Color A - Oak Timberworm
Color B - The Herald

Lace Weight Version
Isager Strik Spinni Wool 1
Color A - 8s
Color B - 6s

32″ US 5 / 4mm circular needle

Tapestry needle

22 sts / 46 rows = 4″ / 10cm in garter stitch

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