Red Rover by Carolyn Kern

Red Rover

September 2014
Light Fingering ?
20 stitches and 48 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch
US 5 - 3.75 mm
600 yards (549 m)
One Size
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Red Rover is a light and airy two-color top-down triangular shawl. It begins with a body of two row garter stitch stripe. The border has wider stripes with a band of mesh, and an applied sideways-knit lace edging.

Finished Measurements
56” 142 cm wide and 22” 56 cm deep at center, after blocking

Suggested Yarn
The Fibre Company Meadow (40% Merino Wool, 25% Baby Lama, 20% Silk, 15% Linen; 545 yd 498m/100g)

  • 1 skein Pokeweed – Color A (330 yd used for shawl as shown)
  • 1 skein Cornflower – Color B (270 yd used for shawl as shown)

Alternate Yarn:
Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light (100% Superwash Merino Wool; 420 yd 384m/100g)

  • 1 skein Button Jar Blue – Color A

  • 1 skein Sea Salt – Color B