Grain of Salt by Maja Jokanovic

Grain of Salt

April 2012
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
9 stitches and 15 rows = 2 inches
in stocking stitch (stockinette)
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
416 - 1115 yards (380 - 1020 m)
S, M, L, XL
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“Grain of Salt” is a top-down, triangular shawl with rich lace border and pointy edging.
It begins with a small number of stitches at the centre back neck and is, from there, worked in a traditional style, outward and downward, with four yarn-over increases across Right side rows (one at each side and two centered along the spine).
The shape of the pointy edging is additionally accented with moderate picot cast-off.
The pattern document contains both written and charted instructions.

Suggested yarn weights are : lace (2ply) - fingering (4ply) or heavier.


Sizes S (M, L, XL)

  • lace-weight – 2ply - yarn (3 mm/2 ½ ) needles 300m/330yds (480m/530yds, 610m/660yds, 800m/875yds)

  • fingering yarn (4mm/US 6) needles 380m/400yds (580m/640yds,810m/880yds,1020m/1120yds).