Flowers of Scotland by Ruth Sorensen

Flowers of Scotland

May 2014
Sport (12 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in stranded knitting
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
US 4 - 3.5 mm
one size
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The shawl is knitted with stranded knitting with 2 colors and steeked. You start the knitting on double pointed needles and as you increase stitches shift to circular needles fitting the size of the shawl. The edges along the sides of the shawl are knitted after the steeking.


350 g Kauni effect yarn EFL
350 g Kauni effect yarn EI

EF for the motifs.
EI For the background, but remove the dark purple part and use it for the borders together with EF

(You can use Blackhill highlands wool and mix the colors yourself - se pictures)
3.5 mm Double pointed needles
3.5 mm Circular needle-multiple lengths
(Start with 40 cm and end up with 120 or 150 cm)
3.0 mm Circular needle for the backside of the border

The upper edge of the shawl measures 240 cm and the height is 135 cm.