Short Description: This simple garter stitch shawl is composed of three sections that grow with short rows and increases. A DK weight version features 3 neutral colors for a gradient effect. A smaller fingering weight version uses 6 colors that are striped in each short row section. An I-cord border finishes the shawl with a strong pop of color.
Gauge: 20  sts & 52  rows = 4” / 10cm in garter stitch
Sizes: Small [Large]. The size is determined by the yarn weight. The small size is knit with fingering weight yarn and the large size is knit with DK weight yarn.
finished measurements: 92 ” / 234 cm wingspan length, 15 ” 38 cm wide. Taken after blocking.
Materials Used: Fingering [DK] weight.
Yardage: Small striped fingering weight version
- Color A - 160yds / 146m (Section 1 & I-cord border)
- Color B - 60 yds / 55m (Section 1)
- Color C - 145yds / 133m (Section 2)
- Color D - 145yds / 133m (Section 2)
- Color E - 310yds / 283m (Section 3)
- Color F - 310yds / 283m (Section 3)
If you wish to use an extra color for the I-cord, it uses approximately 100yds / 91m of fingering weight yarn.
Large DK weight version
- Color A - 140yds / 128m
- Color B - 320yds / 293m
- Color C - 740yds / 677m
- Color D - 80yds / 73m
Needle Size: 40” US 5  / 3.75 mm circular, 1 tapestry needle
Skill Level: Intermediate