Enjoy garter stitch stripes with this bursting star-shaped shawl. Each section is knit flat and joined together with the previous section by picking up stitches. The striped parallelograms increase in size to form the large geometric star. Fold the fabric in half and wrap the points around for a graphic and stylish shawl.
Finished Measurements 76” / 193cm wingspan measured along the center of the fabric at the longest length. Measurements taken after blocking.
Yarn Fingering weight
Yardage Approximately 1560yds / 1426m total Color A - 780yds / 713m Color B - 780yds / 713m
The pattern is written for two colors, but you can do a multi-color version. The largest section (SECTION 8) used approximately 180yds / 165m of each color. The smaller sections use smaller amounts of yarn.
Needles: US 5 / 3.75mm circular in 32” / 80cm length or size needed to obtain gauge
Notions Tapestry Needle
Gauge 22 sts & 48 rows = 4” / 10cm in garter stitch after blocking
Two-Color Version West Wool Bicycle Color A - Pebble Color B - Grass Green
The Multi-Color Version One color of Qing Fibre Melted Baby Suri in each section striped with a fingering weight wool.
Each section features a different striped combination.
SECTIONS 1 – 4 use 100yds / 91m or less of each color SECTION 5 – 8 use 200yds / 183m or less of each color