Golden Gate Shawl by AnneLena Mattison

Golden Gate Shawl

April 2013
DK (11 wpi) ?
19 stitches and 34 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch using CC, after blocking, using smaller needles
US 5 - 3.75 mm
950 yards (869 m)
Finished measurements: 32" x 67" / 81.5cm x 170cm
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This triangular shawl, knitted from the bottom up, depicts the rolling ocean and the majestic Golden Gate Bridge standing sentinel over the gorgeous San Francisco Bay.

MC Lisa Souza Dyeworks Hardtwist (100% superwash merino; 500 yds / 457m per 151g skein, 11 wpi), Casbah; 1 skein

CC Lisa Souza Dyeworks Sock! (75% superwash wool, 25% nylon; 450 yds / 411m per 113 g skein), Lake Superior; 1 skein

US #10 / 6mm circular needle, 32” / 80cm or longer
US #5 / 3.75mm circular needle, 32” / 80 cm or longer, or size needed to obtain gauge

Stitch markers
Yarn needle

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