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December 2016
Any gauge - designed for any gauge ?
14 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 9 - 5.5 mm
600 - 800 yards (549 - 732 m)
Finished shawl measures 63" across and 23" deep
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Grain - by Tin Can Knits

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Pattern Info

Finished shawl measures 63“ across and 23“ deep

600 yards worsted / aran weight yarn
700 yards DK weight yarn
800 yards sock / fingering weight yarn
(sample was knit using Sweet Fiber Cashmere Aran, 1 skein of ‘moonstone’, 1 skein of ‘chartreuse’, 2 skeins each of ‘smoke’ and ‘olive’)

Worsted: US #9 / 5.5mm 32” circular needle
DK: US #7 / 4.5mm 32” circular needle
Fingering: US #4 / 3.5mm 32” circular needle
(or as required to meet gauge)

in worsted (DK, fingering): 14 (20, 24) sts and 36 (40, 52) rows / 4” in garter stitch

stitch markers, darning needle

Helpful Tutorials
Let’s Knit a Simple Shawl
How to work a garter tab cast on

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