Proto-Germanic root of “stripe”.
An asymmetrical sideways shawl with lace edging in Brooklyn Tweed Loft in Foothills and Pumpernickel.
Left leg of triangle 43” 109 cm, right leg of triangle 60” 152.5 cm, hypotenuse 66” 167.5 cm
Loft by Brooklyn Tweed (100% Targhee-Columbia wool; 275 yds 251 m / 50 g)
Main Color (MC): Foothills—2 skeins
Contrast Color (CC): Pumpernickel—2 skeins
Or 550 yards of fingering weight yarn in MC and CC each
One 32” or 40” circular needle (circ) in size US 5 3.75mm
Or size needed to obtain gauge
Note: body of shawl is worked flat; circular needle is suggested to accommodate large number of stitches
24 sts and 38 rows = 4” 10 cm in stockinette stitch
Skills needed: knitting flat, increasing, decreasing, working lace on both RS and WS, picking up and knitting.