Palace Half Pi Shawl by Edith Murphy

Palace Half Pi Shawl

March 2017
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
11 stitches and 19 rows = 4 inches
in Garter Stitch
US 10½ - 6.5 mm
686 yards (627 m)
one size
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Based on Elizabeth Zimmermann’s Pi method, this half circle shawl is knit in garter stitch with eyelet rows and a Feather and Fan border. It begins at the center of the top, with rows becoming longer as you work increases down to the scalloped edge.

Skill Level

Finished Measurements
64” wide (across top) x 32” deep (at center)

Palace by Classic Elite Yarns
(55% baby alpaca, 25% bamboo, 20% donegal; 50 g = 98 yards)
MC – 6 hanks 5578 Sienna
CC – 1 hank 5550 Gold

Knitting needles in size US 10½ (6.5 mm), or size to obtain gauge.

11 sts and 19 rows = 4” in Garter st, blocked. Take time to save time, check your gauge. Exact gauge is not critical for the success of this project, but if your gauge differs you may require more yarn.