Dainty Dandelion by Yulia Zakhlebina

Dainty Dandelion

November 2015
Filo da Collezione
Lace ?
16 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch after blocking
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
684 - 766 yards (625 - 700 m)
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Shetland lace knitting is utilized in making of this shawl. It has a triangular shape and is knit top down. The shawl begins with the top border, the increases are made along the central stitch and along the garter stitch borders. The garter stitch border is formed by always knitting the first and the last three stitches. The patterning is done on both right and wrong side rows, all stitches, including yarn overs, are knit stitches.

SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate

Previous experience in lace knitting on both right-side and wrong-side rows is necessary for successful completion of this shawl. Besides, the initial stage of knitting will require your full attention, as the work progresses the knitting should become more intuitive.
Required skills: k, ktbl, k2tog, ssk, sk2p, pattern repeats, provisional CO method, garter stitch border.

The recommended yardage for the shawl is 800 -1300m/100g.

The shawl consists of 190 rows. Please, take that into account when choosing your needles and yarn.


  1. Cobweb weight yarn: 176 x 88 cm
  2. Lace weight yarn: 180 x 90 cm

Many thanks to my helpers who tested the charts: Olga Angarskaya, Elena Kochneva, Natalia Lakhtik and Natalia Philimonova.
Special thanks to klubokispitsi for the English translation.