The Glacier shawl is worked sideways with short row wedges which highlight the self-striping yarn and create a shallow crescent shape.
Miracle beads, elongated, crossed stitches and double yarn overs makes the knitting fun & interesting.
My tutorial page has video demos for both elongated crossed stitches and knitting with beads.
Schoppel-Wolle Zauberball Crazy (4ply/Fingering; 75% wool, 25% nylon; 420m/459yds per 100g ball). Shown in shade 2096 x 2 balls
4mm (UK8 / US6) straight needles
Size 6mm Miracle beads x 138. Shown in Cream
0.75mm crochet hook (for adding beads)
Depth: 55cm / 21½in
Inner Crescent: 109cm / 42½in
Outer Crescent: 225cm / 88½in
16 sts and 28 rows over 10cm/4in in garter stitch pattern after blocking. Exact tension is not essential but a difference in
tension will affect the final size and amount of yarn used.