Rose Garland Shawl by Brenda Zuk

Rose Garland Shawl

by Brenda Zuk
June 2002
Lace ?
30 stitches and 44 rows = 4 inches
in gently blocked stockinette stitch
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
3.5 mm (E)
5040 yards (4609 m)
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A dozen roses in garter stitch outlined by lacy holes encircle this pi shawl. To protect the roses, the central rings are knitted in ladybird stitch and the outside edging is delicate picot thorns in garter stitch.

Pattern includes written row & rnd instructions, lace charts, optional Koolaid dyeing instructions

Finished measurement of shawl (after blocking): 67”/170 cm diameter

Yarn: any laceweight which approximately = 16 oz/454 gm - 5040 yds/4608 m.
Cover model was knitted with Henry’s Attic Moriah 100% wool, then dyed in Wildberry Tea Koolaid

Needles & Notions: Four size 3 mm (US 2 1/2) double-pointed needles, one size 3 mm (US 2 1/2) 24”/61 cm circular needle, one size 3 mm (US 2 1/2) 40”/101.5 cm circular needle or size to obtain gauge, 3.5 mm crochet hook, markers, optional 16 packages of unsweetened Koolaid