Eyelet Shawl by The Fibre Co.

Eyelet Shawl

February 2018
DK (11 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 25 rows = 4 inches
in Garter stitch, blocked
US 8 - 5.0 mm
410 yards (375 m)
160 cm (63 in) wingspan along top edge and 62 cm (24.5 in) depth, after blocking
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Eyelet Shawl

Worked in one piece from the top down this shawl is the perfect introduction to shawl knitting. It works up quickly and easily in the Luma, with the beautiful blend creating a delightfully warm piece that can be easily worn across the seasons. This project walks you through a dedicated shawl cast on, the garter tab, and introduces you to simple eyelets and the joy of blocking to finish your shawl.


160 cm (63 in) wingspan along top edge and 62 cm (24.5 in) depth, after blocking

The Fibre Co. Luma (50% merino wool, 25% organic cotton, 15% linen, 10% silk, 125 m (137 yd) per 50 g hank) in Willow - 3 hanks

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5mm (US 8) 80 cm (32 in) circular needle (or size to obtain gauge)

19 sts and 30 rows to 10 cm (4 in) measured over garter stitch before blocking and 16 sts and 25 rows after blocking both using 5mm (US 8) needles.
(4 in) measured over lace fabric using 5.00mm (US H/8) hook.

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