Sand and Sky by Ágnes Kutas-Keresztes

Sand and Sky

Knitting
August 2019
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
21 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 5 - 3.75 mm
875 yards (800 m)
adjustable
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Are you going on holiday, to knit night, or are you staying home with your favorite series to watch? Do you need a fun and easy project to work on? Sand and Sky is a great choice with its stockinette stripes and repetitive lace stitches.

Unique shape.
Wear it as you would wear any crescent shawl or pin at the front (see pics) for the asymmetrical look.

Easily adjustable size.
Work any number of repeats of the 20-row body pattern.
Work any number of repeats of the 10-row border lace, end with any WS row.

Any Color.
You can use one color, a gradient, two colors, three colors or as many colors as there are stripes on the shawl. This can also be a great project to use your leftover yarn. You can keep C1 in one color and use different leftover yarn instead of just one C2, you can choose as many colors as there are C2 stripes. What about using mohair as C2?
These are just a few ideas, there are so many possibilities!

SAMPLE SHAWL

Yarn
Yarnitas Lush Sock
50% merino superwash 50% tussah silk
400 meters (437 yards) / 100 grams
1 skein in Baby Blue (C1)
1 skein in Nude (C2)

Needle
3.75 mm (US 5) circular needle, 100 cm (40 inches)
or the needle size you need to get gauge

Notions
9 stitch markers
blocking pins

Photos of the sample shawl by Szilvia Beischlag