Striated Shawl by Kim McBrien Evans

Striated Shawl

March 2015
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
30 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in Rib 2 chart patt.
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
870 yards (796 m)
44" wide along neckline and 22" deep on longer side.
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To fashion its unusual shape, this shawl is worked top down from one corner with increases every row along one edge. The basic textures—a mix of ribs and welts—create interest and show off a semisolid yarn.

Designer Kim McBrien Evans

Finished Size 44” wide along neckline and 22” deep on longer side.

Yarn Indigodragonfly CaribouBaa (100% superwash merino; 435 yd 398 m/31/2 oz 100 g): nary pewter and the chalice of zinc, 2 skeins.

Needles Size 2 1/2 (3 mm): 32” circular (cir). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Tapestry needle.

Gauge 30 sts and 40 rows = 4” in Rib 2 chart patt.