Nigella is the second design of the Hidden Flowers Collection. The pattern offers two versions: all over lace and stockinette body, with written and charted instructions.
The all over lace version is worked with 3 body charts and measures approx. 140 cm / 55.5” wingspan 42 cm / 16.5” depth, but not blocked aggressively.
The version with the stockinette body has 9 increase sections and measures 160cm / 63” wingspan, 55cm / 21.5” depth.
Needles and Other:
- US 6 - 4.0 mm and/or US 7 - 4.5 mm circular needle or size that gives you a pleasing mesh structure
- 0.75 mm crochet hook (to attach the beads), the 8/0 beads may need a 0.5 mm hook
- stitch markers, placed after every 12 stitches (number depends on how big you work your shawl)
- beads: approx. 200 beads size 8/0 and 400 beads size 6/0 beads. You can only use 6/0 if you prefer.
- tapestry needle