Adrift by Veera Välimäki


May 2018
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
864 yards (790 m)
One Size
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This pattern can be found in issue 5 of Laine Magazine.

Adrift is a crescent shawl that is worked easily from the top down. The change of texture makes it fun yet relaxing to knit. The eyelet increases add a bit more curve to the shape at the same time as they help you to shift from one texture to the next.

One Size

Wingspan: 102 inches / 260 cm.
Depth: 21 inches / 53 cm.

Yarn: 2 skeins of Selkino by Skein Queen (70% superwash merino wool, 30% silk; 438 yds / 400 m ? 100 g), colourway Nettlebed. Or approx. 865 yds / 790 m of fingering weight yarn.

Needles: US 6 (4 mm) circular needle, 32” (80 cm) long. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions: Tapestry needle and blocking aids.

20 sts and 40 rows = 4 inches (10 cm) in garter stitch, after blocking.