Standing Waves by Nicole Tavares

Standing Waves

Knitting
February 2018
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
25 stitches and 44 rows = 4 inches
in Garter Stitch
US 4 - 3.5 mm
860 yards (786 m)
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Standing Waves is a top-down triangular shawl that uses two contrasting colours to create a gentle wave effect.

Yarn: Fingering Weight Yarn. 430 yds/100g of the main colour, 430 yds/100g of a contrasting colour.

Needles: Size US 4/3.5 mm (40”/100 cm circular recommended)

Notions: stitch markers & darning needle

Gauge (measured over garter stitch after blocking): 25 sts and 44 rows = 4”/ 10cm. Gauge is not critical for this project, but may result in a different yardage requirement.

Finished Measurements: Wingspan - 52”/ 132cm, Depth - 19”/ 48cm

Techniques: Knitting, purling, increasing, decreasing, garter tab cast-on, suspended bind off.

Tutorials:
Garter Tab Cast On
Suspended Bind Off

Photography by Caitlynn Fairbarns