Worked bottom-up, this shawlette has a lower border featuring a gently scalloped lace pattern worked on both sides. Decorative decreases form three garter stitch wedges in the upper portion. It can be made in a solid, tonal or graduated colourway in one or two colours, with or without beads.
The pattern has both charts and complete line-by-line written directions including stitch counts.
One colour: 475yds / 435m (test knitting ranged from 430-475yds / 395-435m)
Two colours: 310yds / 284m of main colour & 165yds / 151m contrast
Optional Beads: 180 8/0 beads
Techniques used: k2tog, k3tog, ssk, sssk and centred double decrease, intarsia for the two-colour version
Finished measurements of modeled shawlette using 430yds:
66” / 167cm along the lower edge
39” / 100cm along the upper edge
16.5” / 42cm from centre neck to centre bottom
The 4th photo shows both beads and the intarsia work for the two-colour version.