Malva by Janina Kallio


October 2017
Sport (12 wpi) ?
25 stitches and 38 rows = 4 inches
in double seed stitch (before blocking)
US 6 - 4.0 mm
1019 yards (932 m)
One size
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Walking in the forest, gathering the harvest, preparing for the darker months. Nature showing off with rich and vibrant shades before going to sleep… When you’re craving for something soft to snuggle into, nothing’s better than a warm wool wrap.

Big and beautiful, Malva is just the thing to have on your needles for a cosy and comforting project. It makes for a mindful and soothing knit with its soft all-over texture and wavy lace. Knitted in sport weight yarn, this shawl is sure to keep you warm on your woodland walks or on your way to the office.

Woolenberry patterns include complete & clear knitting instructions and beautiful hand-drawn illustrations, offering you a smooth and cherished knitting experience. This is a pattern you’ll want to knit again and again.


Three skeins of Rosy Green Wool Cheeky Merino Joy (100% Merino; 320 m / 350 yards per 100 g). Shown in colourway Wild Mallow.

Or approximately 932 meters / 1019 yards of similar sport weight yarn.

Size 4 mm / US 6 circular needles. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain pattern gauge. Gauge affects finished size and yardage.

Shawl is worked flat but circular needle with 100 cm / 40 inch length is recommended to accommodate the growing number of stitches.

FINISHED SIZE After blocking
248 x 71 cm / 98 x 28 inches

k: knit
p: purl
yo: yarn over
k2tog: knit two stitches together
kfb: knit to front and back loop of the same stitch
ssk: slip, slip, knit

All instructions are in fully written format and do not include charts. Blocking instructions and a schematic is also provided.


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