Pulmonaria Lace Shawl by Elena Gotlib

Pulmonaria Lace Shawl

by Elena Gotlib
January 2020
Lace ?
22 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch, see notes
US 3 - 3.25 mm
US 2 - 2.75 mm
US 1 - 2.25 mm
600 - 900 yards (549 - 823 m)
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This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

This shawl is based on Herbert Niebling’s Round Doily With Cables
published in Frau und Mutter Verlag Wien, Kunststricken Nr. 476

Pulmonaria is a crescent shaped shawl with greater emphasis on the body while the edging is worked in a simple fan-like lace pattern. The body pattern presents a bunch of flowers resembling Pulmonaria blossoms.

This shawl has 170 rows. The size and yardage depend on wether you knit 5 body pattern repeats (5 flowers) or more. the pattern is charted.

Difficulty level – 3 to 3.5 on a scale from 1 to 5.

Getting an exact gauge is not critical for this project.

Yarn recommendations:
Cotton, Linen, Silk, Wool, Merino, either 100 % or in blends. I strongly recommend using only natural fibers.

Yarn weight – use either lace or light fingering, or…

The team that made the English pattern possible :
Translation: dashuta
Awesome testers and tech editors: MythMouse; gulickkr;
with creative director ekatja