Hyldebær Shawl by Fiber Tales

Hyldebær Shawl

December 2018
Light Fingering ?
20 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 4 - 3.5 mm
1094 - 1312 yards (1000 - 1200 m)
one size
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Textured, triangular shawl with a fun construction

Hyldebær was a dream I had about creating a big triangular shawl with a beautiful texture, an interesting border and tassels.
It was the elderberry trees (hyldebær in danish) with their small dark berries, old twisted branches and soft leaves that gave me the inspiration for the elements in this shawl.
The body of the shawl is an easy and mindless knit while the border requires a bit more focus but once you have the border going it’s really easy to memorize.

Yarn & Yardage
Approx. 2,5 skeins (250 grams) of Blacker Yarn Samite in Autumn Bowers 460 meters (503 yards) / 100 grams (3.53 ounces)
This yarn has unfortunately been discontinued
Or approx. 1150.0 meters (1257.7 yards) of a fingering weight yarn.

20 sts x 36 rows = 10 x 10 cm / 4 x 4” in st st with popcorn after blocking.
The gauge is mainly important for size and yardage.

Needle Size
3,5 mm / US 4 long circular and 2 dpn for border (can also be done with the same circular needle)

Final Measurements
Wingspan - 185 cm
Spine - 70 cm
The measurements will vary depending on the yarn used, your gauge and how hard you block it.

The pattern includes written instructions, charts as well as video tutorials (be careful when copying the link) - the pattern is only in english atm