Snowflakes and Flowers Crescent Shawl by Sandra Oakeshott

Snowflakes and Flowers Crescent Shawl

Knitting
September 2013
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
465 yards (425 m)
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This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

Requirements: This shawl can be made to any size, you will need from 425 mtrs 2ply lace weight yarn. for 4 ply yarn it will take from 425mtrs
Use 3 - 4mm needles depending on if you like your lace to be very open or not
Instructions: This is a crescent shape shawl knit from the top down. Snowflakes and Flowers Crescent Shawl is a fairly easy pattern to work, having small easy to memorise motifs.
Charts and written instructions are given for both RS and WS rows and right hand side and left hand side of the shawl. The charts show the 2 edge stitches and the center stitch.
My thanks go to my wonderful test knitters who helped catch the errors and edited the written instructions.
Their Ravelry names and project pages with helpful notes are:
BarbiW http://www.ravelry.com/projects/BarbiW/snowflakes-and-flo... 1
suseknits http://www.ravelry.com/projects/suseknits/snowflakes-and-flowers
funinpennsylvania : http://www.ravelry.com/projects/funinpennsylvania/snowflakes-and-flowers
cazknits : http://www.ravelry.com/projects/Cazknits/snowflakes-and-flowers
You can find my shawl here http://www.ravelry.com/projects/sandralice/snowflakes-and-flowers-in-red
6/6/2014 There are now 2 edging charts to choose from.