Fir Cone Lace Simple by Cheryl Oberle

Fir Cone Lace Simple

August 2017
Sport (12 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch, blocked
US 6 - 4.0 mm
550 - 600 yards (503 - 549 m)
Two sizes : Petite shawl approx 67" wide and 26" from back neck to tip: Full Shawl Approx. 72" wide and 31" from back neck to tip. See Notes below

The Fir Cone Lace Simple is a triangular shawl worked from the tip up to the top. With it’s “long tail” shaping, and a single classic lace pattern, this Lace Simple drapes and wraps beautifully.

The Fir Cone lace pattern is presented in charted form.

Instructions are given for both a Petite Shawl using sport-weight yarn (brown version; materials listed above) and the Full Shawl using worsted-weight yarn (light gray version; materials listed below). The Full Shawl is approximately 30% larger than the Petite Shawl.

The larger “Full” shawl uses approximately 500yds/ 458m of worsted-weight wool (model used Brown Sheep Company Nature Spun worsted-weight wool, color #N03; 2 balls.).

The gauge for the full shawl is 14 sts and 20 rows / 4 inches in Blocked Stockinette Stitch on a size 9 needle or size needed to obtain gauge.