Haxton Shawl by Kristi Hogan

Haxton Shawl

November 2014
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 48 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch
US 4 - 3.5 mm
1150 - 1250 yards (1052 - 1143 m)
One size
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A fun, eye-catching shawl that is simple to knit, fun to wear, and cozy on cool nights. The stripes in the top portion of the shawl give way to a eyelet row, followed by a ruffle section. These two elements really make the colors stand out.

Yarn needs: Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light, fingerling weight yarn
2 skeins each in colorways Hosta Blue and Terra
Needle: 3.5mm (US4) circular needle, 40” or longer in length

Final dimensions: 72” wingspan, 28” length at neck

To knit this pattern, you should know how to:

  • perform a provisional cast on
  • work basic knit and purl stitches in flat fashion
  • work yarn overs
  • perform right and left lifted increases