Solar Flare Circular Shawl by Lindsay Lewchuk

Solar Flare Circular Shawl

February 2015
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 34 rows = 4 inches
US 3 - 3.25 mm
0.75 mm
1200 - 1320 yards (1097 - 1207 m)
One size - radius: 24"/ 61cm
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A sudden flash of brightness observed over the Sun’s surface, Solar Flare Circular Shawl electrifies your knitting with twisted flame stitches and sun-shaping lace. Add optional beading for even greater solar energy releasing bursts of color as they sparkle in the sun.

Construction: This non-pi circular shawl is knit in the round until the flame tops which are worked flat individually.

Fully written and fully charted, the intermediate level tech edited pattern also includes three how-to videos.

The Solar Flare Circular Shawl MKAL is over, but if you prefer to work the pattern in pre-defined little bits, you just download the MKAL bundled version. To access the pattern as a whole, download the pdf with modeled pictures.

Finished Measurements:
One size – radius: 24”/ 61cm

6 Skeins (1 gradiance set of 50 gram skeins) The Unique Sheep Green Sheep Cotton
US 3/ 3.25mm circular needles
US 3/ 3.25mm DPNs
Optional Beads - Japanese seed beads size 6/0 in three colors to match gradiance:
      630 beads color 1
      450 beads color 2
      360 beads color 3
0.75mm steel crochet hook for beads

Blocked Gauge:
24 stitches and 34 rows over 4”/ 10cm in Stockinette stitch