Goldfinch by Andrea Mowry
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Goldfinch

Knitting
July 2016
Sport (12 wpi) ?
19 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in Garter Stitch after blocking
US 6 - 4.0 mm
725 yards (663 m)
One Size (see notes for measurements)
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It’s impossible not to have fun while knitting this shawl! Texture, stripes and short rows keep it interesting the entire way thru. The end shape is an asymmetrical triangle with a little crescent flare so that it drapes around your shoulders and neck perfectly. Play with your color choices and wear it all year round!

Sport Weight Yarn: Main Color - Approx. 90g/ 300yd; Contrast Color 1 - Approx. 65g/ 225yd; Contrast Color 2 - Approx. 60g/ 200yd

Suggested Yarn: O-Wool O-Wash Sport (100g/336yd) - Main Color - 1 skein Devil’s Pool; Contrast Color 1 - 1 skein Watermill; Contrast Color 2 - 1 skein Paw Paw

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Needles: Size US 6/4mm (32in/80cm-40in/100cm circular recommended)

Notions: stitch markers & tapestry needle, blocking mats/pins/and wires are helpful.

Gauge (measured over garter stitch AFTER BLOCKING): 19 sts and 40 rows = 4 in/10 cm

Finished Measurements: Wingspan - 75 in/190 cm, Center depth - 17 in/43 cm

Techniques to Indulge In:Asymmetrical shawl shaping on a bias, stripes, color blocking, knitting purling, simple lace, short rows, super elastic bind off, increasing, and decreasing!