Huntress by Elspeth Kursh


January 2013
Lace ?
20 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
1410 yards (1289 m)
60 inches per side
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Whether you are at home on the prairie, or stalking the urban jungle, the right accessories can elevate the simple to the sublime. A shawl knit from the center out, with a knit on border is perfect for the first time lace knitter to practice her aim; more experienced knitters can enjoy a perfect bulls-eye with this eye catching shawl in the perfect complement to Pantone’s 2013 color of the year.

Malabrigo Lace, 100% merino, 470 yards per 50 grams, 3 skeins in color 16, Glazed Carrot.

Gauge and Needles:
20 stitches and 24 rows in 4 inches in stockinette stitch in the round on US 6/4.0 mm

One set of needles in preferred method for working small circumferences in the round, in size to get gauge
Circular needle, one at least 36 inches, in size to get gauge (note: since shawl is worked from the center out, you may find it easier to use a larger circular needle)
4 markers, 1 in a different color

Finished Size: 60 inches per side of the square