This top-down shawl from the Arbor & Tweed Collection by Melanie Rice features a pretty, intermediate-knit lace border and is suitable for fingering to worsted weight yarns. Worked from charts or full written instructions. Shown in DK Weight Tweed yarn.
Knitting kit includes PDF & Printed pattern as well as selected yarn.
DESIGNER RECOMMENDED YARN: Felted Tweed DK by Rowan (50% Merino Wool / 25% Alpaca / 25% Viscose; 50g/191yds): 2 Skeins. Use colorway Eden to match images. Felted Tweed is a blend of merino wool, alpaca and viscose and knits to a DK weight. The yarn has a beautiful tweed effect perfect for fair-isle, stripes and other color work with a rustic color palette.
ALTERNATE YARN: Arroyo by Malabrigo (100% Superwash Merino Wool; 100g/335yds): 1 Skein + 1 mini skein (33g). Arroyo is the softest choice, 100% easy care Merino Wool. In beautiful kettle-dyed colors, you will have slight variegations in the colorway to add depth and beauty to the finished piece.
NEEDLES: Size US 6 / 4mm 36" or longer circular needle, or size needed to obtain gauge
OTHER TOOLS: Stitch Marker, Tapestry Needle, Row Counter (optional)
SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate
GAUGE: 19 sts x 19 rows = 4" Stockinette St
SIZE: One Size
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: 54” along upper curved edge, 18” at centerline, after blocking without stretching
YARDAGE: 382-600 yds depending on weight of yarn used. 382 yds for DK Weight.
Images courtesy of Melanie Rice, Rowan & Yarn Loop