Baildon by Joy McMillan


March 2019
DK (11 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch, unblocked
US 8 - 5.0 mm
503 - 525 yards (460 - 480 m)
single size - easily adapted
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This pattern is available for £5.00.
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This simple but eye-catching shawl grows from a point into an asymmetric triangle created with knit stitches, basic increases and decreases and an easy lace pattern.

The final edging is knitted on, eliminating the need for any tricky joins or long cast-offs.

Finished measurements
Length: 260 cm/102 in
Height 54 cm/ 21 in

These measurements exclude the pointed edging, which is 8 cm / 3 in deep at the widest point.

The Knitting Goddess BFL and Masham DK weight.
Shawl is shown in Copper and Silver and uses one skein of each colour.

Errata added 24.08.19 - There is a correction to the number of pattern repeats worked after the change to colour B