Daisy Shawl by Sarah Inskeep Designs

Daisy Shawl

August 2018
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
24.5 stitches and 23 rows = 4 inches
in Daisy Stitch pattern, measured after wet blocking
US 6 - 4.0 mm
878 yards (803 m)
One Size
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Daisy is a triangular shawl worked flat back and forth on the bias from the small pointed end to the wide end. A modified daisy stitch provides delicate texture, and garter stitch edges create a tidy finish. Stripes, an occasional panel in Welted Leaf stitch, and a picot bind off add sweet flare. Knit in Purl Soho’s Linen Quill, a fingering weight linen / wool / alpaca blend, this shawl is the perfect piece for Spring and Fall transition seasons. Wear draped around your neck as a delicate accent, or wrapped about your shoulders to ward off a chilly evening breeze or over-zealous air conditioning!


Length: 64” / 162.5 cm
Width: 41” / 104 cm


Uses 2 skeins* (878 yds / 803 m) of fingering weight yarn. Sample shown in Purl Soho Linen Quill (50% fine highland wool / 35% alpaca / 15% linen, 439 yards / 401 meters per 100 gram / 3.5 oz skein) in colors Lavender Opal 1620LQ (C1) and Heirloom White 1000LQ (C2).

An extra skein is recommended for back up as this shawl uses nearly every yard of the 2 skeins.


Blocking mats, pins, and wires (optional), and a yarn needle.