Zigzag Diamond Shawl

5.00 USD  

This all season small shawl, or shawlette, is the perfect one-skein project for a beautiful fingering weight yarn. Worked in one piece from end to end, the lace edging is knitted along with the stockinette body. Size is adjustable, based on how much yarn is used. The pattern is easy to follow and quick to knit! Blocking is required and this tutorial explains how to block your shawl.

Yarn

SweetGeorgia Yarns CashLuxe Fine (70% superwash merino wool, 20% cashmere, 10% nylon); 400 yd [365 m]/4 oz [115 g]). 1 skein. Shown in Riptide.

Needles

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

Gauge

20 sts and 24 rows = 4” [10 cm] in Stockinette stitch, after blocking.

Notions

Marker; tapestry needle; blocking tools.

Finished Measurements

Approximately 15 inches [38 cm] wide at middle point and 73 inches [185 cm] long, after blocking.

Required Skills

Knitting, purling, increasing, decreasing, basic lace knitting, blocking. Stitches used: k, p, M1R, k2tog, k3tog, ssk, yo.

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