St. Padraig of The Fields Shawlette by Brittney Bailey

St. Padraig of The Fields Shawlette

February 2014
Light Fingering ?
21 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
430 yards (393 m)
26" x 26" x 42" triangle
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This pattern is available for $6.00.

This pattern was originally published as Dublin Bay Knitting Co.’s contribution to the 2014 Rose City Yarn Crawl, February 27 - March 2, 2014, in Portland, Oregon.

Each shop’s pattern(s) will be available free with purchase at that shop during the Rose City Yarn Crawl. All patterns will also be available for download individually or as part of our 2014 eBooks: Neighborhood Knits & Crochets Too, Neighborhood Knits, Neighborhood Crochets.

A shawl in honor of The Fields Park!

This squishy little project features a fun pairing of simple lace and a basic cable, combining classic elements of Celtic imagery in celebration of St. Patrick, (Padraig is the traditional Irish form of the name Patrick). A fast knit, this project is perfect for any time of year. Bring a little luck o’ the Irish to your knitting!

Yarn: solstice luna sock, (80% Super wash Merino, 10% Cashmere, 10% Nylon; 430 yards/115g), colorway shown is clover
solstice midsommar sock, (75% Super wash Merino, 15% Cashmere, 10% Silk; 430 yards/115g), colorway shown is sea mist

Needles: US #6, 32” circular needle

Notions: Cable needle and darning needle for finishing.

Skill Level: Intermediate - Basic cable two stitches back, basic lace skills (yarn overs, knit two together, slip slip knit), Garter Tab cast-on

Please note! On rows 13 & 14, you will think you are a stitch short, but YOU ARE NOT. Trust the pattern :-)

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