Homin Shawl by The Shetland Trader | This shawl is constructed by working a long vertical strip of edging first. Yarn over loops are then picked up along one side of the edging and the crescent shape is formed using short rows. There technically isn’t a wrong or right side of the shawl.
Gauge: 21 sts and 48 rows = 4 inches in garter st on US 7/4.5mm needles.
Finished Measurements: Approx. 56 inches across top of shawl and 11 inches in depth at center back of shawl
Materials Used: 475 yards laceweight yarn or 425 yards fingering weight yarn; Shown in: Madelinetosh Prairie (840 yrds/768 meters/114g; 100% Superwash Merino Wool) colour “Winter Wheat” and Old Maiden Aunt Superwash Merino 4ply (400 yards/100g; 100% Superwash Merino Wool) colour “Derelict Daughter”
- US 7/4.5mm straight needles (can also use 24 or 16 inch circular)
- US 7/4.5mm 32 inch circular needle
Pattern Includes: Written & Charted Instructions
Skill Level: Advanced Beginner