Short Description: Sharktooth is a top-down shawl with garter stitch and twisted stitch motifs at the center and edge of the shawl. Extra shaping at the edges and a picot bind off creates jagged borders. The solid fabric is great for many yarn types from solid to variegated.
Gauge: 24 sts and 52 rows = 4” / 10cm in garter stitch
Finished Measurements: S - 16”/41cm L - 28”/71cm (From CO edge to tip along center stitch). S - 50”/127cm L - 100”/254cm (Wingspan along top edge).
Measurements taken after blocking.
Materials Used: Yarn: Fingering weight
420 - 1100 yards
384 - 1006 m
Tosh Merino Light
Colorway: Stephen Loves Tosh
Large size shawl:
Old Maiden Aunt Alpaca/Silk DK
280yds / 256m per 100g skein)
Colorways: Midnight Owl & Kelpie
The twisted stitch border took 260yds / 238mt
Needle Size: 40 inch/100cm. US 4 / 3.5mm circular