Filoplume by Bex Hopkins


October 2018
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 44 rows = 4 inches
in Garter Stitch
US 4 - 3.5 mm
437 - 875 yards (400 - 800 m)
Shawlette, Shawl, Large Shawl
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An asymmetric arrowhead shawl, knit in simple garter stitch with feathered edges created by casting on stitches. An easy knit using just 400m (approximately 100g) of fingering/4ply weight yarn for the smallest size or go as big as you’d like.

Fingering / 4ply weight yarn
100g for a small shawlette
150g for a regular sized shawl
200g for a large shawl
You may substitute for thicker or thinner yarn if desired, the pattern is flexible.

22stitches and 22 garter ridges over 4” (10cm)
If substituting a different yarn weight choose a needle size approximately 2 sizes larger than the ball band to produce a draping fabric.

Needles and Notions
Size US 4 / 3.5 mm circular needle or size needed to obtain gauge (length 32” / 80cm recommended)
2 Stitch markers
Scales to weigh yarn


SizeYardage/WeightWingspanCenter Depth
Shawlette400m / 100g52” / 132cm13” / 33cm
Shawl600m / 150g63” / 160cm16” / 40cm
Large Shawl800m / 200g74” / 188cm18.5” / 47cm

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Pattern is fully tested and tech edited.