Choose five colors of fingering weight yarn to knit this triangular garter stitch shawl. The sections are knit together with a modular knitting technique. Each shape is framed with I-cord edges as the shapes grow from small to large triangles and parallelograms.
You can use as many colors as you like for this graphic shawl.
Size One Size
For a smaller shawl, you could finish early after SECTION 11 - Triangle by break the yarn and pulling it through the last 3 sts at the end of SECTION 11.
Finished Measurements 87” / 221cm wingspan, 33” / 84cm wide measured along the widest part. Measurements taken after blocking.
Yarn Fingering weight
Yardage Color A - 210yds / 192m Color B - 390yds / 357m Color C - 395yds / 361m Color D - 330yds / 302m Color E - 240yds / 219m
Needles US 5 / 3.75mm in 32” / 80cm length or size needed to obtain gauge
Notions Tapestry needle
Gauge: 21 sts & 38 rows = 4” / 10cm in garter stitch after blocking
Pattern Note When picking up and knitting sts along an I-cord edge, pick up into the stitch that rolls toward the WS of the work. Pick up and knit both legs of each I-cord stitch.
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