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Gather a colorful array of fingering weight yarns to knit the smooth color pop stripes. Two skeins of the main color in garter stitch frame the contrasting colors in stockinette stitch. The large shawl shape is composed of three sections for a seamless modular construction. Short rows elongate the shape and I-cord frames the edges.
You can use as many colors as you like to paint the stripes of this easy to knit shawl.
Finished Measurements 90″ / 229cm wingspan length, 31″ / 79cm at widest part. Measurements taken after blocking.
Yarn Fingering Weight
Yardage MC - 730yds / 668m CC’s - 700yds / 640m total
Needles US 4 / 3.5mm cicular in 40″ / 100cm length or size needed to obtain gauge
Blue Green Sample West Wool Bicycle (100% South American Merino Wool; 191yds / 175m per 50g skein) MC - Prince (blue) CC - A variety of fingering weight yarns ranging from solids and semi-solids to speckled colorways from La Bien Aimée, Garn Stories, Qing Fibre, & West Wool
Orange Pink Sample West Wool Bicycle (100% South American Merino Wool; 191yds / 175m per 50g skein) MC - Tiger (golden toffee) CC - A variety of fingering weight yarns ranging from solids and semi-solids to speckled colorways from The Wandering Flock, Republic of Wool, Garn Stories, Qing Fibre, West Wool, & Walk Collection