Lady of the Underworld by Cordula Surmann-Schmitt

Lady of the Underworld

July 2013
Lace ?
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
766 - 875 yards (700 - 800 m)
one size
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This elegant goth style crescent shaped beaded shawl is based on traditional Estonian lace. It combines the beautiful, airy star stitch with elegantly placed stripes and matching beads in a contrasting colour.

Recommended for hand dyed solid to slightly semi solid lace weight yarns with subtle tonal changes. Substitution of either yarn or needle size may result in a variation in size.

Required yardage:
main colour: about 540 yds (490m)
contrasting colour: about 230 yds (210m)

Beads: 292 in contrasting colour
Bead size:
DyeForYarn tussah and mulberry silk lace and Silk/Babycamel lace: Toho size 6 beads
DyeForYarn Alpaca/Silk lace: size 8 Rocailles in contrasting colour with silver lining

Written instructions only. Chart pdf added - courtesy of ravelry user Annagret. Please also see her beautiful shawl for information on how to increase the shawl size.

Pattern available in English and German.