Pyrra Shawl by Stefanie Sichler

Pyrra Shawl

Knitting
March 2018
Sport (12 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 29 rows = 4 inches
in charted patt
US 5 - 3.75 mm
1155 yards (1056 m)
69" wide and 43.25" tall at tallest point
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This pattern is available from interweave.com for $6.50.

Inspired by the designer’s childhood summers, the Pyrra Shawl is designed with three colors that represent the blue skies, wheat fields, and trees of rural Germany. This triangular shawl features an allover lace pattern, thick stripes, and tassels.

Difficulty Easy

Finished Size 69” wide and 43.25” tall at tallest point.

Yarn Classic Elite Yarns Mika (100% organic cotton; 165 yd / 1.75 oz): #6236 clam shell (cream; MC), 3 skeins; #6210 midnight blue (CC1) and #6215 cactus (green; CC2), 2 skeins each.

Needles Size 5 (3.75 mm): 40” circular. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Tapestry needle.

Gauge 18 sts and 29 rows = 4” in charted patt.

Notes This shawl is worked back and forth in rows from side to side. A circular needle is used to accommodate the large number of stitches.