Wonky Starfish


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  • This is a PDF knitting pattern.

    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.

    Fingering weight

    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.

    US 5 / 3.75mm circular in 32” / 80cm length or size needed to obtain gauge

    Tapestry Needle

    22 sts & 48 rows = 4” / 10cm in garter stitch after

  • 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

    SECTIONS 1 – 4 use 100yds / 91m or less of each color
    SECTION 5 – 8 use 200yds / 183m or less of each color