This shawl is the second in a series of three created to showcase the beauty and depth of the Meru (51% Wild Tussah Silk / 49% Merino Wool) Septra Series of lace weight yarns from Curious Creek Fibers (curiouscreek.com). All of Curious Creek yarns garner their inspiration and names from reserve and game parks all over the continent of Africa. In honor of this tradition, this shawl was named Jambo (Swahili for “Hello”).
Approximately 1200 yards Curious Creek Meru lace weight yarn
Size 3.25 mm (US 3) and 3.5 mm (US 4) needles
Stitch markers; waste yarn and tapestry needle for life lines
24 sts/4 inches and knit flat in stockinette
Blocked the overall diameter is 35 inches from top to tip down the spine with a wingspan of 67 inches