Port Douglas Shawl by Susan Byrd

Port Douglas Shawl

Knitting
June 2021
both are used in this pattern
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
21 stitches and 42 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch (knit every row)
US 6 - 4.0 mm
500 - 600 yards (457 - 549 m)
one size
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Port Douglas is a feminine shawl with an abundance of casual class: wear it border edge up or down for unlimited styling options.

This shawl calls for fingering weight yarn and begins with a small half-circle that grows with increases, then short rows are used to flatten/widen the finished shape.

One size
Finished measurements after blocking approximately 54” by 15” (137cm by 39cm)

Knit with casual drape on 4mm (US 6) circular knitting needle (recommended 32”/80cm long)

Yarn:
Main Colour: 1 skein Tosh Merino Light in “Joshua Tree” (100% superwash merino wool, 420yd/384m per approx. 106g skein) or approximately 420yd/384m of fingering weight yarn.

Contrast Colour 1: 1 Unicorn Tail in “Fatal Attraction” (100% superwash merino wool, 52yd/48m per approx. 13g mini skein) or approximately 52yd/48m of fingering weight yarn.

Contrast Colour 2: 1 Unicorn Tail in “Blood Runs Cold” (100% superwash merino wool, 52yd/48m per approx. 13g mini skein) or approximately 52yd/48m of fingering weight yarn.

Contrast Colour 3: 1 Unicorn Tail in “Onyx” (100% superwash merino wool, 52yd/48m per approx. 13g mini skein) or approximately 52yd/48m of fingering weight yarn.