Spandrel Shawl by Simone Kereit

Spandrel Shawl

June 2015
Sport (12 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 44 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch
US 5 - 3.75 mm
690 - 720 yards (631 - 658 m)
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The triangular spaces above arches are spandrels, and this shawl wraps around your shoulders, fitting perfectly to your body like a spandrel fits into an arch.
Asymmetric, worked one color per row, with a nifty mosaic slip stitch pattern for added visual interest


Outlaw Yarn ‘Bohemia’ sport weight. 2 skeins each colors A and B.
Sample shown in A: Fog 345 yd / 315 m; and B: Arsenic 345 yd / 315 m.

US size 5 / 3.75 mm circular needle, min. 32” / 80 cm, or size to obtain gauge

22 sts and 44 rows = 4” / 10 cm in Garter Stitch

1 stitch marker

Finished Sizes:
50” / 127 cm wingspan; 24” / 61 cm deep

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