Dancing on the edge by Helen Kennedy

Dancing on the edge

April 2018
Any gauge - designed for any gauge ?
US 5 - 3.75 mm
547 - 875 yards (500 - 800 m)
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Make this shawl in any weight yarn.

This is a almost symmetrical triangular shawl that features a simple yet stunning wide patterned edge.

The pattern has full written and charted instructions.

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Gauge and Size:
On 3.75 mm (US 5) and sport weight yarn 23 sts & 32 rows to 4” in stocking st.
The finished blocked size is 80 ”wide and 25-29” deep.
Gauge is not critical as the size is easily adjusted by changing the number of repeats worked, but it will affect the finished size.

Yarn required:
100-200g yarn depending on weight of yarn used.
DK/Sport weight ~500m, sock ~600 - 800m and lace ~700 - 800m

A note on yarn choice: use a close to solid colour to make the edge pattern the star!

Needles and notions
This will depend on your yarn choice as a guide:

Lace and sock weight 3.5 mm (US 4) circular needle 32”
Sport weight 3.75 mm (US 5) circular needle 32”
DK weight 4.00 mm (US 6) circular needle32”
Needle to darn in ends
Stitch marker

Thank you to my amazing test knitters who test knit the shawl in a variety of yarn weights including lace and sock and sport weights: