Swanmere by Megan Gonzalez


May 2024
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
25 stitches and 23 rows = 4 inches
in broken rib stitch (after aggressive blocking)
US 6 - 4.0 mm
850 - 860 yards (777 - 786 m)
Length: 92”/234 cm & Width: 14”/35.5 cm
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Immerse yourself in an enjoyable, soothing journey with the Swanmere Shawl.

This lovely shawl knitting pattern is wonderfully simple and simply elegant. And it’s an excellent way to showcase those special skeins you’ve been saving.

Knitted with two skeins of fingering weight yarn, it’s designed to be lightweight - making it a perfect accessory to spruce up your outfit during balmy spring days or chilly summer nights.

The Swanmere Shawl brings a balance of comfort, style, and functionality as its size provides an ample cover without compromising its lightness. Plus, it knits up faster than you think!

The Swanmere Shawl is truly a blending of passion, creativity, and attention to detail - a must-have in every knitter’s pattern collection.

Length: 92”/234 cm
Width: 14”/35.5 cm

C1 & C2 - 430 yds/390 m of each color in fingering weight

Recommended Yarn
Indigo Guinea Fiber’s Finch Fingering (80% Superwash Merino, 10% Cashmere, 10% Nylon) 430 yds, 100 g - 1 skein each in Grape Pop (C1) & Confidence 1.6 (C2)

Needles & Notions
US 6/4.0 mm – 24”/60 cm (or needles needed to obtain gauge!)
Tapestry needle

Techniques to Indulge In
Star stitch
Simple increases & decreases
Broken rib
Garter stitch
Easy lace
Written & charted instructions