Pogona by Stephen West


July 2010
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
22 stitches = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
380 yards (347 m)
one size, different sizes can easily be achieved by choosing a different yarn weight or repeating the last 2 rows before the garter edge
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Available in Japanese here.

This unique top down shawl is ideal for draping across your shoulders with its arched shape. Several locations of increases provide extra fabric that beautifully gathers when worn like a scarf. The simple stitch patterns are ideal for showcasing a variety of yarns from solid to variegated.

Finished Measurements: 15.5″ / 38cm from CO edge along center st to BO. 58″ / 147cm wingspan along edge stitches. Measurements taken after blocking.

Yarn: 380 yds fingering weight
Shown in Hedgehog Fibres Merino / Cashmere
Colorway: Rusty Nail

Needles: 32″ US 6 / 4mm circular needle

Notions: 20 stitch markers, tapestry needle

Pogona is named after a genus of lizards (bearded dragons) because of its flared shape around the neck.