Summer Lace Shawl

5.00 USD  

This fun sideways shawl has a light and airy body made up of eyelet rows and a cute zigzag pattern along its edge. It is suitable for any season but perfect for summer with its open, airy lace pattern. It is completely reversible and requires only one skein of yarn. Any sock or fingering yarn will do, but this Basic Sock from Red Sock Blue Sock Yarn is especially delightful! The lace edging is knitted along with the garter stitch body. Size is adjustable, based on how much yarn is used. Choose to work from either the written instructions or charted instructions.

Yarn

Red Sock Blue Sock Yarn Basic Sock (75% merino, 25% nylon); 460 yd [421 m]/3.53 oz [100 g]). 1 skein. Shown in Violetta.

Needles

US size 6 [4.0 mm] needles or size needed to obtain gauge.

Gauge

19 sts and 26 rows = 4” [10 cm] in eyelet pattern, after blocking.

Notions

Marker; tapestry needle; blocking tools.

Finished Measurements

Approximately 15 inches [38 cm] wide at middle and 72 inches [183 cm] long, after blocking.

Required Skills

Increasing, decreasing, knitting lace, blocking lace. Stitches used: k, p, sl1, k tbl, kfb, k2tog, ssk, p2tog, p2tog tbl, yo.