Cherry and Plum Shawl
Short Description: The Cherry and Plum shawl is inspired by Hanami, a long-standing Japanese tradition of welcoming spring. Also known as the “cherry blossom festival,” this annual celebration is about appreciating the temporal beauty of nature.
Gauge: 20 sts and 40 rows = 4”/10 cm on size US 6/4 mm needles in Garter st, after blocking.
Finished Measurements: 70”/178 cm wingspan. 32”/81 cm height from cast on to bind off edge along the longest chevron point.
Materials Used: Fingering weight yarn (approximate amounts). Color A: 300 yds/274 m. Color B: 240 yds/219.5 m. Color C: 270 yds/247 m. Color D: 306 yds/280 m. Color E: 343 yds/314 m
Needle Size: Size US 6/4 mm circular needle 32”/80 cm long, or size to obtain gauge.
Skill Level: Intermediate