Will you survive knitting this shawl? With this shawl, prepare to change everything you thought you knew about shawl knitting and have a blast playing with construction, short rows, and texture patterns all leading to the final moment that will either make or break your shawl and shawl survival skills!
Urban Survival is a shawl for the knitter looking for a challenge and ready to brave their knitting skills! This shawl is a lovely triangular shawl that turns into an amazing asymmetrical fashion piece!
Size: 26 inches (66 cm) along the center line X 75 inches (191 cm) along the top edge. Size will vary due to individual gauge, yarns used, and blocking preferences.
Recommended yarn: 3 colors of fingering weight yarn in solid, tonal, or lightly variegated colors. Sample uses Solar Flair Fibres Apollo base in Rockface (A), Burning Orange (B), and Wine Dregs (C)
Yardage: Color A: 400 yds/ 366 m; Color B: 300 yds/ 275 m; Color C: 300 yds/ 275 m
Needles: 32” US size 5 / 3.75 mm circular needles
Gauge: 6 sts to the inch in garter stitch on US size 5 / 3.75 mm needles
Notions: 2 sets of spare circular needles, stitch markers, tapestry needle, scissors