Raindrops In Spring by Dutch Knitting Design

Raindrops In Spring

July 2013
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in pattern stitch
US 5 - 3.75 mm
380 - 440 yards (347 - 402 m)
easy adaptable
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Pattern is available in English and in Dutch, you can choose which pdf you’d like when downloading.

Raindrops in Spring is the perfect accessory for your summer outfits. This shawl only takes one skein of the beautiful Madelief, a 100% hand dyed silk. The shawl is worked top down in a pretty lace pattern and uses beads in the border, just like raindrops in spring.

436 yds/400 m fingering weight yarn.
Sample is shown in Dutch Knitting Design’s Madelief. (436 yds/400 m per 100gr) Colourway; Lucy in the Sky
Needles: 1 US 5/3.75mm circular of length 40 in/120 cm.
Hooks: 0.6mm or 0.75mm crochet hook for slipping beads onto sts.
Beads: 252 Miyuki seed beads size 6/0 colour: 06-1025

20 sts and 28 rows = 4 in /10 cm in pattern stitch after blocking.

Directions are given for 1 size: 63 in/ 160 cm long and 15 in/38 cm deep in the center.

Thanks to:
Joan Beebe (ssknits on Ravelry)

Test Knitters:
Sabrina van Os (sabrinavos)
Deb (NZDebz)
Mieke (mikkemus)
Michele Sewell (chellieanne)
Sarah Al-Amri (crochetsarah)
Deb (DebraC2)
Magda (fibrewoman)
Joke Boonstra (jokegaoxing)
Rita Miller (ritamiller)
Anne Nieuwdorp (andani)
Marianne Kippers (roodrose)