The basis for this colorful shawl is nothing more than garter stitch. Let the yarn entertain you as it shades from one color to another. Two fun yarns are striped every six or eight rows. Enjoy seeing this shawl bloom!
Designed by Universal Yarn Design Team
Large size shown.
Width at Top Edge: 27 (54¼)"
Length: 35 (69½)"
Universal Yarn Bamboo Bloom Handpaints (48% bamboo, 44% wool, 8% acrylic; 100g/262 yds)
• 316 Arigato - 3 (4) skeins
Wisdom Yarns Poems Sock (75% wool, 25% nylon; 100g/459 yds)
• 966 Pulsar - 1 (2) skeins
Needle: US Size 9 (5.5 mm) 40" circ (to accommodate large number of sts) or size needed to obtain gauge
US Size 10 (6 mm) straight (for I-cord bind-off only)
Notions: Tapestry needle, crochet hook
13 sts x 27 rows = 4" in Garter Stripe patt with smaller ndl
Save time, check your gauge.
This shawl is knit flat in once piece, beginning at the tip with just two stitches, and increasing to the widest point. The shawl is finished with an I-cord edging on each of the straight edges, and fringe on the diagonal edge.
Do not cut yarn when changing between colors. Simply carry the unused strand loosely up the side of the work.