Snow Maiden Lace Shawl
Snegurochka or The Snow Maiden, is a character in Russian fairy tales. She is the daughter of Spring and Frost, and yearns for the companionship of mortal humans. She grows to like a shepherd named Lel, but her heart is unable to know love. Her mother takes pity and gives her this ability, but as soon as she falls in love, her heart warms and she melts.
- This crescent shaped shawl worked in laceweight yarn from provisional cast on top down (lace part), then bottom up (short rows).
- Bottom part of the lace is modular, you can make it as wide as you want.
- JSSBO is recommended for lace part, i-cord for the short rows.
Sample shawl - KnitPicks Alpaca Cloud in Oyster heather, approx. 45g/396yds