Short Description: Variations on a theme describes this lace shawl with its delicate picot edging ... exquisitely beautiful yet deceptively simple to knit. Construction: Beginning with a picot cast-on, shawl is worked flat, in two identical pieces, grafted in the center.
Gauge: 21 sts and 28 rows = 4" in Stockinette stitch.
Finished Measurements: Scarf (stole, shawl, wrap); finished measurements: 111⁄2 (191⁄4, 27, 343⁄4)" wide by 80" long. Size shown is shawl.
Materials Used: Yarn: Sunday Knits 3 ply (246 yds / 225 m per 50g skein in Eden (100% merino), Nir- vana (92% merino 8% cash- mere), Angelic (75% merino 25% angora) or Brigadoon (100% merino tweed): 3 (5, 7, 9) skeins. Shown in
Eden twig. Substitute any light sport or fingering weight yarn.
Needle Size: Size 6 US / 4 mm, tapestry needle, stitch markers (op- tional). blocking wires and T-pins (optional but recom- mended).
Pattern Includes: Written instructions for all four sizes, stitch patterns are both charted and written.
Skill Level: Skills used: Picot cast on (explained), lace knitting worked on both right side and wrong side of fabric, grafting lace (ex- plained).