Keyes Shawl by Joyce D. Lewis

Keyes Shawl

December 2014
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 12 rows = 4 inches
6.0 mm (J)
4.0 mm (G)
850 yards (777 m)
About 56" wide and 20" tall at center back (including lace edging).
This pattern is available from for $5.50.

The lightweight body of this shawl is worked in a Tunisian stitch with a nonstandard return pass, and the lace inserts are worked with a standard hook. The natural curvature and the wide “wing tips” allow the shawl to stay in place without pins or clips.

HOOK Size J/10 (6 mm) Tunisian hook and G/6 (4 mm) standard hook. Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

NOTIONS Yarn needle.

GAUGE 18 sts and 12 rows = 4” in Tunisian Bump St (tbs) with Tunisian hook.

Tutorial for Tunisian Bump Stitch (tbs)

ERRATA: Changes in bold type
Center Back
Rows 27-46: Rep Rows 25-26 ten times - 7 lps rem on hook at end of FwP of Row 46.
Row 47: Rep Row 25- 4 lps rem on hook at end of FwP of Row 47.

Center Back Edging:
Row 1: (RS) [Sc in next st, ch 6, sc in 4th st from hook, ch 3, sk next row] 23 times, sc in next st, turn.