Petal soft and oh-so cozy, Ume is a generous shawl with a sweet, snuggly drape. The pointed lace edging and cushy garter body are worked together end to end to create an elegant crescent shape. The lace directions are charted and written.
Wingspan: 72 in/183 cm
700 yd/640 m fingering weight yarn
Shown in Hazel Knits Artisan Sock (90% Merino, 10% Nylon; 400 yd/366 m per 120g skein) Color: Cherry Blossom; 2 skeins
Gauge measurement should be taken after blocking.
16 sts/32 rows = 4 in/10 cm in Garter stitch
Needles & Notions
Needle Sizes are recommendations only. Always use needle size necessary to obtain gauge.
US #6/4.00 mm needle
blocking wires (optional)
working lace from charted and/or written instructions, increasing and decreasing
Pattern corrected and updated March 9, 2014. If you acquired the pattern after this date, your pattern is correct as it is. An update was sent via Ravelry with the new pattern version if you got the pattern before this date.
Page 4 Lace Pattern Written Instructions, Row 3 should read:
Row 3: K1tbl, p2, k2tog, (yo) twice, ssk, p2; repeat from once more, k3, k2tog, yo, k1, k2tog, k2 (24 sts)
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