Slipping Tiles by Stephen West

Slipping Tiles

Knitting
July 2020
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
26 stitches and 48 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch (unblocked)
US 5 - 3.75 mm
1242 yards (1136 m)
One Size
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This fingering weight shawl begins with the large triangular section in the center. Slipped stitches form graphic stripes as you work with one color at a time. The diamond motif is picked up from the first section as you introduce a new contrast color. Finally, a garter stitch border frames the finished shawl for a striking statement piece. Choose one main color combined with three contrast colors to knit this beautiful shawl.

Finished Measurements
82” / 208cm wingspan length, 38” / 97cm along center point. Measurements taken after blocking.

Yarn
Fingering weight

Yardage
MC - 700yds / 640m
CC1 - 232yds / 212m
CC2 - 180yds / 165m
CC3 - 130yds / 119m

The yardage on the mini skeins may be incorrectly labeled as 212m (218yds), but the correct length of the LBA Super Sock Mini Skeins is 212m (232yds). The yarn contains the correct length. It’s just the label that may have a print error on it.

Shown in
La Bien Aimée Super Sock (75% Merino, 25% Nylon; 465yds / 425m per 100g skein)

Blue Sample
MC - Summer Ice (icy pale blue)
CC1 - Walk in the Woods (dark blue)
CC2 - Enchanted (medium blue)
CC3 - Slip ‘n Slide (light blue)

Warm Sample
MC - Buttercream (cream)
CC1 - Mahogany (dark)
CC2 - Terra Cotta (medium)
CC3 - Sand Dune (light)

Needles
US 5 / 3.75mm in 40” / 100cm length or size needed to obtain gauge

Notions
2 stitch markers, 1 split ring marker, tapestry needle

Gauge
26 sts & 48 rows = 4” / 10cm in garter stitch (un-blocked)

Check gauge to ensure your fabric is not too loose. For this shawl it’s best to have a more tidy and crisp gauge rather than too loose.

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