Burning Branch Shawl by Kirsten Hipsky

Burning Branch Shawl

February 2013
Valley Yarns BFL Fingering Hand Dyed
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
6 stitches = 1 inch
in stockinette stitch before blocking
US 4 - 3.5 mm
416 yards (380 m)
14” deep after blocking
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The unusual spiral shape of the Burning Branch Shawl is generated naturally from the placement of increases. Leaf shapes grow in size by the same natural expanding process, highlighting the colors of Leyden.

Finished Size: about 14” deep after blocking

Yarn: 1 skein Valley Yarns Leyden (75% Superwash MerinoWool/25% Nylon, 100g/437yd) color 05

Needles: US size 4 (3.50mm) needles or size needed to get gauge

Other Materials: 6 stitch markers color A, 6 stitch markers color B

Gauge: about 6 sts = 1” in stockinette stitch before blocking