Choose four colors of worsted or aran weight yarn and fade them together for this simple top-down shawl.
Textured stripes flow into a wavy border that is easy and quick to knit. The plump Merino Aran yarn from La Bien Aimée produces the softest shawl that will keep you cozy on snowy winter days.
Finished Measurements 86” / 218cm wingspan, 23” / 58cm from CO to BO edge. Measurements taken after blocking.
Yarn Worsted or Aran weight DK weight yarn may be used as well for a thinner fabric.
Yardage Color A - 180yds / 165m Color B - 180yds / 165m Color C - 150yds / 137m Color D - 120yds / 110m
Needles 40” US 8 / 5mm circular
Notions 2 stitch markers, tapestry needle
Gauge 15 sts & 32 rows = 4” / 10cm in stockinette stitch with purl ridges
Pattern for Gauge Row 1 (RS): K all sts. Row 2 (WS): P all sts. Row 3 (RS): K all sts. Row 4 (WS): K all sts.
La Bien Aimée Merino Aran Color A - Quail Color B - Grellow Color C - Yellow Brick Road Color D - Yellow Brick Road Graffiti
This pattern would work well with four skeins of one color for a solid version.
You can also use two skeins of your favorite color combined with two other colors for a three color version. You need four skeins total of LBA Merino Aran, but you can distribute the colors any way you like.