Wonky Starfish by Stephen West

Wonky Starfish

January 2020
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 48 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch after blocking
US 5 - 3.75 mm
1560 yards (1426 m)
One Size
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Enjoy garter stitch stripes with this bursting star-shaped shawl. Each section is knit flat and joined together with the previous section by picking up stitches. The striped parallelograms increase in size to form the large geometric star. Fold the fabric in half and wrap the points around for a graphic and stylish shawl.

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Finished Measurements: 76” / 193cm wingspan measured
along the center of the fabric at the longest length.
Measurements taken after blocking.

Yarn: Fingering weight

Yardage: Approximately 1560yds / 1426m total
Color A - 780yds / 713m
Color B - 780yds / 713m

The pattern is written for two colors, but you can do a
multi-color version. The largest section (SECTION 8) used
approximately 180yds / 165m of each color. The smaller
sections use smaller amounts of yarn.

Shown in: Two-Color Version
West Wool Bicycle
Color A - Pebble
Color B - Grass Green

The Multi-Color Version features one color of Qing Fibre
Melted Baby Suri in each section striped with a fingering
weight wool. Each section features a different striped

SECTIONS 1 – 4 use 100yds / 91m or less of each color
SECTION 5 – 8 use 200yds / 183m or less of each color

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

Notions: Tapestry Needle

Gauge: 22 sts & 48 rows = 4” / 10cm in garter stitch after