Short Description: My childhood summers were spent in Arnold, California, near Calaveras Big Trees State Park. The lace in this crescent shawl reminded me of those tall trees. The four different colors of yarn capture the many hues of that forest, but you could also knit this in just one or two colors as well.
Gauge: 24 sts and 32 rows= 4” over st st before blocking
Finished Measurements: 74” wide and 17” long at center point, after blocking
Materials Used: ~ 185 yards (Color A), 90 yards (Color B) 180 yards (Color C), 125 yards (Color D) of fingering weight yarns such as Sunshine Yarns Single Ply Merino Fine, Sunshine Yarns Classic Sock, Madelinetosh Tosh Light, Blue Moon Fiber
Arts Socks that Rock lightweight, The Plucky Knitter Primo fingering
Needle Size: • Size US 6 (4.0 mm) or size to obtain gauge, knitting needles
Pattern Includes: Instructions are written for a top-down shawl. Both charted and written instructions are provided for the lace pattern.
Skill Level: adventurous beginner