Sparrowette shawl by Maja Jokanovic

Sparrowette shawl

This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

Sparrowette is a top-down, triangular shawl with scalloped edging.
It begins with a small number of stitches at the centre back neck from where it is worked in a traditional style, outward and downward, with four yarn-over increases across Right side rows (one at each side and two centered along the spine).
The simplicity of the lace pattern makes it suitable for a wide range of yarn weights and an ideal project for a knitter beginner.
The size of the shawl can be adjusted by either adding extra repeats of the main pattern or using different yarn weights at varying tensions.

Suggested sizes are : S, M, L, XL.

Suggested yarn weights: lace-weight-worsted.

Meterage/yardage:

Sizes S (M, L, XL)

Lace-weight – 2ply- yarns (3,5mm/US 4 needles): 270m/290yds (500m/550yds, 620m/680yds, 795m/870yds).

Fingering – 4ply - yarns (4,5mm/US 7 needles): 400m/440yds (520m/570yds, 705m/770yds, 840m/920yds).

The pattern document contains:

  • written instructions
  • charts (all lace sections are charted)
  • instructions for Eastern and Combination knitters.

THIS PATTERN HAS BEEN THOROUGHLY TESTED BY 15 KNITTERS!