Syyslaulu by Heidi Alander


February 2020
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
17 stitches and 44 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch, blocked
US 7 - 4.5 mm
437 - 766 yards (400 - 700 m)
one size, easily adjustable
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This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

This is a very easy and relaxing shawl to make, just garter stitch and a little bit of simple lace. This color reminded me of falling leaves, thus the name (syyslalu means ‘autumn song’ in Finnish)

Yarn Madelinetosh Merino Light (100% merino, ~ 100 g / 385 m), two skeins color Hot Toddy. Shawl shown used 670 m of yarn.
Needles 4.5 mm or to get gauge
Notions Darning needle, blocking materials

17 sts and 44 rows / 10 cm in garter stitch, after blocking

The size of the shawl is easily adjustable. You can work both garter stitch part and/or lace part longer.