Thyme Shawl by Naomi Grace

Thyme Shawl

February 2018
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 9 - 5.5 mm
740 - 800 yards (677 - 732 m)
One size
Flag of English English
This pattern is available for $6.05.

This pattern is available as part of the ebook collection Herbed: The Seasonings of life. This collection is for the knitter who appreciates the seasons of her life and wants to knit designs with meaning.

These 4 shawls & 4 small accessories will remind you to: live life bravely, embrace happiness, marvel at the remarkable, appreciate wisdom & learning, be hospitable, & enjoy the affection of loved ones.

When you purchase this collection your Ravelry library will be updated every two weeks until May with a new pattern for you to enjoy. The book will also include quippy anecdotes of life, gardening tips, and some of my favorite recipes. Embrace the flavors of spring and the messages of these knits all year long.

The Thyme shawl encourages the wearer to life life bravely regardless of your circumstances. In times of great need or trial we are called to step forward and live out our calling with courage.


Simple shaping
Lace work
I-cord bind off

Color 1: approximately 400 yds/366 m of 4-ply fingering weight wool or wool blend yarn. (variegated color.)

Color 2: approximately 270 yds/247 m of 4-ply fingering weight wool or wool blend yarn. (coordinating color to variegated skein.)

Sample uses 1 skein each of The Yarn At Home Mom in the “Smelly Cat” and “Green Grass High Tides” colorways. (75% superwash Merino wool, 25% Nylon; 463 yds/423 m per skein)

Needles: US size 9 (5.5 mm) or size needed for gauge. Recommended 32 inch circular or longer to accommodate large number of stitches.

Gauge: Blocked
22 sts/26 rows = 4 inch (10 cm)
square in stockinette stitch after blocking.

Note: Gauge may vary depending upon yarn used and how it responds to blocking. Your gauge will affect the amount of yarn used.

Finished Measurements
Block shawl lightly to desired size. Lace border will require a more aggressive approach.

Sample measures 51.25 in/130 cm edge to edge and 27.25 in/69 cm depth after blocking.

This pattern and all Naomi Grace Designs have been tech edited and test knitted.