Zirka shawl by Olga Fahim

Zirka shawl

October 2023
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 34 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 3 - 3.25 mm
1000 - 1200 yards (914 - 1097 m)
one size 46" x 60"
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Zirka Star, ukr is a large triangular shawl, knit from one corner outward, with increases along one side. It features i-cord edges, and stockinette stripes alternating with star stitch lacy panels that increase in size.

The sample is knit with all stockinette panels in one main color, and lace parts in three contrasting colors, but the opportunities for creativity are endless.

You will need fingering weight wool, 400-450 yds (360-410 m)/ 100 g each
in 4 colors:
Main Color (MC) x 100 g
Contrast Color 1 (CC1) x 55 g
Contrast Color 2 (CC2) x 85 g
Contrast Color 3 (CC3) x 35 g

Needles: US 3 (3.25mm)