Designed by Rachel Brockman
Gainsborough is a lavish shawl that is the perfect addition to any cool-weather ensemble. This accessory features a lace motif broken up with ridges of garter stitch that evokes an earthy, bohemian vibe. The long, narrow triangular shape makes this piece easy to wrap around your neck and shoulders. Knit in Cashmere Lusso, this piece is truly a gift to yourself.
Width (at cast-on edge): 21¾”
Fibra Natura Cashmere Lusso (50% recycled cashmere, 50% virgin cashmere; 50g/246 yds)
10246 Agrifoglio – 3 balls
Needles: US Size 5 (3.75 mm) 16” circular or longer (to accommodate large number of sts) or size needed to obtain gauge
Notions: Tapestry needle, stitch markers, cable needle (cn)
23 sts x 29 rows = 4” in Cross Lace patt
Save time, check your gauge.
This shawl is worked flat from the bottom up, beginning at the widest edge. First, a lace section is worked even, then stitches are gradually decreased to the point.
Gainsborough is available as part of e-book Gallery, and as an individual pattern through Ravelry.