This semi-circular shawl was originally published as the Westknits Mystery Shawl Knit Along in 2021. Choose five contrasting colors of fingering weight yarn and enjoy all of the fun textures throughout this shawl. Stripes, short rows, slip stitches, I-cord loops, bobbles, and welts all contribute to the colorful collage of knitted fabric.
The instructions include free video links that visually demonstrate the techniques so you can knit your Shawlography with confidence and enjoy your wearable work of art.
Yarn Fingering weight
Yardage Color A - 380yds / 347m Color B - 380yds / 347m Color C - 380yds / 347m Color D - 380yds / 347m Color E - 380yds / 347m
Needles US 4 / 3.5mm in 47″ / 120cm length or size needed to obtain gauge
Notions 6 stitch markers, tapestry needle
Gauge 22 stitches and 46 rows = 10 cm in garter stitch before blocking
Mominoki Sock Fine 4ply (75% Superwash Merino, 25% Nylon; 437yds / 400m per 100g skein) Color A - Orange Cosmos (orange) Color B - Kimono (cream with orange speckles) Color C - Safran (yellow) Color D - Fir Tree (dark green) Color E - Kohaku (light green)