Icelandic shawl from the Cathare people
What happens when the Cathare Shepherds (Bergers cathares) meet an Icelandic knitter? A beautiful Icelandic shawl is born, knitted with the natural wool from the Pyrénées’ sheep. Knitted with this rustic wool in natural colors, this lacy shawl will suit both men and women.
Shawl is knitted from the top down. Pattern includes charts and written instructions.
Shown in Alpage yarn from Bergers cathares: 25 g = 100 m, shawl uses 6 skeins in all, 3 of each color.
A Gilitrutt (Icelandic lambswool) kit is also available here.