Gems and Jewels Shawl by Alina Appasova

Gems and Jewels Shawl

March 2018
Light Fingering ?
19 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
760 - 770 yards (695 - 704 m)
96" x 36"
low vision format available
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Gems and Jewels is about playing with color on a canvas of garter stitch and simple lace. You don’t need full skeins to paint, just little gems and jewels that’s already in your stash.

Shawl is asymmetrical triangle, worked from one tip to another with clever shaping. Mostly in garter with short row(no warps) sections of simple lace in-between. Pattern have written instructions and charts for lace segments.

Gauge 19 sts x 40 rows - 4” x 4” on US 6( 4 mm) needles.

Sample shawls — 96” x 36”(blocked), worked in Malabrigo Sock (100% superwash merino, which grows significantly while wet)

Ending with orange shawl - approx. 175g total
(8 colors in order of appearance):

  • Lettuce 10g
  • Indiecita 14g
  • Solis 19g
  • Impreccionists sky 24g
  • Abril 29g
  • Lotus 29g
  • Archangel 27g
  • Terracotta 23g

Ending with pink shawl - approx. 175g total
(8 colors in order of appearance):

  • Solis 12g
  • Indiecita 12g
  • Lettuce 19g
  • Primavera 26g
  • Lotus 29g
  • Archangel 28g
  • Terracotta 26g
  • Light of love 23g

Pattern available in two formats: compact (3 pages) and large print (6 pages) - instructions in larger print format ( this version is better for those who uses portable devices like tablets and e-readers; also for those knitters who have difficulties reading small font on paper)

use hashtag #gemsandjewelshawl on Instagram

Yarn kits available at here

Pattern cannot be used as a teaching material.

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