Fiery Foliage by Stephen West

Fiery Foliage

August 2021
Qing Fibre Dashing Sassy
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch after blocking
US 4 - 3.5 mm
1690 yards (1545 m)
One Size (customizable)
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Choose 5 colors of fingering weight yarn and fade them together from light to dark. This shawl is knit sideways as you increase towards the border. I-cord frames the edges as you knit the large leafy lace pattern. Instructions include notes on how to fade your colors together, but you can customize your colorful fading sequence however you like. Fiery Foliage is the perfect large and cozy shawl for autumn knitting.

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Finished Measurements: 78″ / 198cm wingspan length, 56″ / 142cm at widest part. Measurements taken after blocking.

Yarn: Fingering weight

Yardage: Approximately 1690yds / 1545m total
Color A - 420yds / 384m
Color B - 420yds / 384m
Color C - 290yds / 265m
Color D - 280yds / 256m
Color E - 280yds / 256m

Shown in: Qing Fibre Dashing Sassy (100% Superwash Ultrafine South African Merino; 437yds / 400m per 100g skein)
Color A - Bitternut Hickory (lightest)
Color B - Quaking Aspen
Color C - Leaf Peeping
Color D - Sassafrass
Color E - Red Maple (darkest)

Needles: US 4 / 3.5mm circular in 40″ / 100cm length or size needed to obtain gauge

Notions: 18 stitch markers, tapestry needle, scale to weigh the yarn grams

Gauge: 24 sts & 32 rows = 4″ / 10cm in stockinette stitch after blocking