Midnight in Berlin by Melanie Berg

Midnight in Berlin

August 2018
Sport (12 wpi) ?
11 stitches and 22 rows = 2 inches
in garter stitch, blocked
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
1286 yards (1176 m)
88.5" [225 cm] wingspan along top edge and 31.5" [80 cm] deep

From 2nd of August 2019 on, this pattern will be available for purchase on Ravelry.

As I was walking the streets of Berlin while teaching at the Berlin Knits Festival 2017, I couldn’t help but imagine this asymmetrical triangle shawl.

The basketweave mosaic section blends perfectly into garter stitch stripes, with a striking pattern combination reminiscent of Berlin’s cobbled pedestrian plazas and neat rows of buildings.

Knitting it with bold colors of Caravan by Crave Yarn (a yummy blend of merino, cashmere, camel and silk) makes it quite the eye-catcher!


  • 2 skeins in „Magisterium“, 188 g / 666 yds [610 m] used for sample
  • 2 skeins in „Interstellar“, 175 g / 620 yds [567 m] used for sample

Some copies of SHAWLS have swapped titles for the charts on p.118.

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