This shawlette is a part of Twisted’s Hot Holiday Knits 2013: Neck & Shoulders collection. Check out the other collections, too: Hot Holiday Knits 2013: Head & Hands, Hot Holiday Crochet 2013, & Hot Holiday Knits 2013: Potpourri.
In a knitting funk? Need some immediate gratification? This is a fun, fairly easy shawlette pattern with various textures just perfect to highlight a gorgeous semi-solid yarn. Its almost-half-circular construction sits just right around your neck; add the perfect shawl pin, and you are ready to rock and roll.
Yarn: Both sizes shown in Camelspin by Handmaiden (70% silk, 30% camel)
Small: Approx 260 yards fingering-to-sport weight yarn (shown in Gold and Amethyst)
Large: Approx 350 yards fingering-to-sport weight yarn (shown in Moss)
Gauge: (before blocking) BUT, since this is a shawl, gauge is not super-important
Small: 24 sts over 4”/10cm in stockinette
Large: 22 sts over 4”/10cm in stockinette
Needles: Small: US4 (3.5mm) circular (24” or 32”)
Large: US5 (3.75mm) circular (24” or 32”)
Notions: Stitch markers, darning needle
Skill level: Enthusiastic beginner
Finished Measurements: (after blocking)
Small: 46” wide, 16” deep
Large: 59” wide, 23” deep