Hera is a bicolor shawl knitted bottom-up with a lace edging resembling ivy leaves. Shawl’s upper body is worked with a variegated yarn in stockinette stitch and using short rows for its crescent shape. A pretty lace stitch is added creating extra interest to this lovely shawl.
MATERIALS: MC (solid yarn) 270.2 – 310.7 m (295.5 – 339.8 yds); CC (variegated yarn) 155 – 178.2 m (169.5 – 194.9 yds) of DK yarn; size 4 mm (US 7) and 5 mm (US 8) circular needles; tapestry needle; markers
Difficulty: Intermediate - knitted cast on, knit, purl, yarn over, single and double decreases, short-rows, bind-off
SIZE: approx 36 cm wide by 137 cm long (14.1 x 53.9”)
Pattern Style: Full – written and charted for lace, written for short rows section.