Onlay by Anne Podlesak


January 2018
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in Chart A, after blocking
US 6 - 4.0 mm
800 yards (732 m)
One Size
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Knit from a center panel outward this snowflake-inspired beaded shawl is a perfect extra layer. Wear it as a shawl over a little black dress for a bit of bling, or wrap it around your neck and tuck it into a jacket heading out for your work day.

Finished Size
16 ½ inches (42 cm) wide x 68 inches (173 cm) long

Yarn: Wooly Wonka Fibers Nimue Sock, Fingering weight: 50% Merino wool, 50% silk; 435 yds (398 m) per 3.53 oz (100 g) skein; Colorway: Pewter; 2 skeins
Needles: US6 (4.0 mm) 16-inch and 32-inch circular needles + set of DPNs, or size needed to achieve gauge.
Notions: Stitch markers, waste yarn, tapestry needle, US14 (0.75 mm) crochet hook, 6/0 seed beads in 3 colors: 368 beads for Chart A—Silver-lined Gunmetal, 60 beads each for Chart B and Chart C—Silver-lined Pale Blue, 92 beads for Chart D—Silver-lined Crystal (when purchasing beads, allow 10–20% extra for loss or breakage)
18 sts and 24 rows = 4 inches (10 cm) over Chart A, after blocking. While gauge is not critical to this project, it will affect the amount of yardage used.

Onlay is part of Filament No. 5 Winter 2018. Love this pattern? Please see more designs in the Filament Ravelry Store, featuring knitting designs by Anne Podlesak and Kathleen Dames.

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