Nica Shawl by Irina Anikeeva

Nica Shawl

Knitting
April 2017
DK (11 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette st
US 7 - 4.5 mm
550 - 600 yards (503 - 549 m)
98”/249 cm wingspan. 16”/41 cm height at center spine. Measurements are taken after blocking.
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Finished measurements
98”/249 cm wingspan.
16”/41 cm height at center spine.
Measurements are taken after blocking.

Yarn
Approximately 600 yds/549 m of DK weight yarn.
3 skeins of Madelinetosh Silk I Merino (50% Silk, 50% Merino Wool, 205 yds/187 m in 100 gr); Paper.

Needles
Size US 7 (4.5 mm) circular (circ) needles 32”/80 cm long, or size to obtain gauge.

Additional tools
Stitch markers, waste yarn, tapestry needle.

Gauge
20 sts x 32 rows = 4”/10 cm on size US7 (4.5 mm) needles in Stockinette st, after blocking.
14 sts x 28 rows = 4”/10 cm on size US7 (4.5 mm) needles in Lace pattern, after blocking.

Notes
• The shawl is knitted from top edge down.
• Circular needle is used to accommodate large number of stitches.

Difficulty: Intermediate.

Techniques: working flat, reading charts, ssk, ssp, k2tog.

Pattern Style: both written and charted instructions using common knitting abbreviations. Lace pattern has charted only.