Squiggle & Stripe by Stephen West

Squiggle & Stripe

September 2019
both are used in this pattern
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
23 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch after blocking
US 5 - 3.75 mm
900 yards (823 m)
One Size
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This squiggly shawl was inspired by the Speckle & Pop shawl with its graphic short rows and eyelets. This new shawl features three colors that wave and wiggle using increases and decreases. Short row wedges are highlighted with eyelet rows using a mohair silk contrast color. The squiggles are framed with graphic short row stripes for the wingtips, so you can wrap and tie the playful shawl around your neck.

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Finished Measurements: 75” / 191cm wingspan length, 30” / 76cm from CO to BO edge measured along the longest side of the short row squiggles. Measurements taken after blocking.

Yarn: Fingering weight (MC), lace weight mohair silk (CC)

Yardage: MC1 – 120yds / 110m
MC2 - 120yds / 110m
MC3 - 120yds / 110m
MC4 - 230yds / 210m
MC5 - 230yds / 210m
CC - 80yds / 73m

Shown in: Walk Collection Bliss
MC1 – Apricot (pink)
MC2 – Goldenrod (gold)
MC3 – Masala (brown)
MC4 – Marine (dark blue)
MC5 – Apollo (light gray)

Walk Collection KidMohair Lace
CC – Pomodoro (orange)

Needles: US 5 / 3.75mm circular in 32” / 80cm length or size needed to obtain gauge

Notions: 1 stitch marker, tapestry needle

Gauge: 23 sts & 36 rows = 4” / 10cm in garter stitch after blocking