Kira-Kira by Olga Buraya-Kefelian

Kira-Kira

Knitting
August 2014
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 34 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette stitch, washed and heavily blocked
US 5 - 3.75 mm
3.5 mm (E)
476 yards (435 m)
22" length along the spine, 60" wingspan, approx 40" along the side
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KIRA-KIRA

キラ キラ (Japanese) - dazzling, brilliant, bright

This minimal triangular lace shawl is designed to be that bright accessory one might need to uplift the mood or cheer up an outfit on a chilly day. Adorned by the scalloped lace edging all along the bottom this pattern is filled with techniques and will surely keep you on your toes in the process throughout.

SKILL LEVEL
Advanced

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
22” length along the spine
60” wingspan
approx 40” along the side

YARN
Koigu KPM (100% merino, 175yds/160m per 50g); #1150, 3 skeins
or 476 yds of other fingering weight yarn

NEEDLES
US 5 (3.75 mm) circular needle, 24” or longer

GAUGE
22 sts and 34 rows =4” in St st, washed and blocked hard

NOTIONS
Stitch markers
Scrap yarn
Crochet hook

NOTES
Shawl is worked from the point upward. If you desire, this shawl can be lengthened by working more repeats of the second section, thus expanding wingspan and depth measurements. If you decide to make a larger shawl, remember to buy extra yarn!

Pattern comes both with written instructions and charts with charted instructions.