Parallel Waves by Julia Marsh

Parallel Waves

October 2017
DK (11 wpi) ?
21 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch
US 7 - 4.5 mm
984 - 1094 yards (900 - 1000 m)
one size
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A shawl inspired by waves on the sea shore. The wave pattern is based on the Shetland lace stitch, “Old Shale” and completed with rows of garter stitch. Designed for the Stylecraft Blog Tour 2017.

Approximately 42cm (17ins) x 140cm (55ins)

Stylecraft Batik DK 50g, x3 #1930 Iron, x1 #1916 Rose, x1 #1904 Cherry, x1 #1906 Heather, x1 #1915 Graphite, x1 #1903 Coral

You will need
4.5mm (US 7) circular knitting needle 60cm or longer (required to accommodate the number of stitches), 4.5mm (US 7) crochet hook, scrap yarn for provisional cast on and a tapestry needle.

Skills required
Cast on with a provisional method, cast off, knit, purl, knit two stitches together, yarn over, work with two colours at the same time.