New Zealand Tribute to Orenburg by Margaret Stove

New Zealand Tribute to Orenburg

Cobweb ?
43 stitches and 55 rows = 4 inches
in Fern pattern
US 0 - 2.0 mm
2188 yards (2001 m)
24" (61cm) wide, 50" (127 cm) long after blocking
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This shawl combines traditional Orenburg motifs such as peas, fish eyes, and diamonds, along with New Zealand ferns and other elements.

Margaret Stove Artisan Gossamer Lace 100% New Zealand merino wool; undyed natural (4) skeins

U.S. size 0 (2 mm): straight

Thin, colorfast scrap yarn; stitch holders; stitch markers (m); tapestry needle.

43 sts and 55 rows = 4” (10 cm) in Fern patt from chart; 30 sts of Diamond Border patt from chart meas about 3” (7.5 cm) wide; 45 sts of Center patt from chart meas about 4½“ (11.5 cm) wide); all gauges are after washing and blocking.

See pattern for construction details.