Golden Sand by Joji Locatelli

Golden Sand

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May 2016
Light Fingering ?
18 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in garter st
US 6 - 4.0 mm
680 yards (622 m)
one size
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Golden Sand was initially published as part of the Sight is Life Collection.
It’s a gorgeous crescent shawl with a geometrical lace border, perfect for 2 skeins of beautiful fingering weight yarn.

Finished Measurements
84 inches (210 cm) from side to side and 22 inches (55 cm) from top to bottom at deepest point (after blocking).

Yarn: 2 skeins of Farouche by Nature’s Luxury (65% silk/35% camel; 440 yards 401m/100g); or approx. 680 yards of fingering weight yarn. The sample was made using colorway Patina.
For a similar draped and beautiful result, choose a yarn with a high content of silk or other silky fibers.
Needles: US 6 (4 mm) needles.
Other notions: Tapestry needle, blocking pins or wires.

18 st and 40 rows to 4” (10cm) in garter st on US 6 (4 mm) needles after blocking.

Construction Notes
This shawl is worked from the centre top down. Stitches are increased at each side on every other row to give it its characteristic crescent shape. The lace edge instructions are both written and charted.