Striae Buttery Goodness in Blue Moon Fiber Arts Marine Silk Fingering
55 grams (or 268 yards) of Bag Lady and 307 yards (or 63 grams) of The Green that Sings
different hand-painted yarn colors.
Moss Agate Flouncy Small Version in 177 yards, or 22 grams, of Blue Moon Fiber Arts Silkmo
Emily Shmemily Shawlette reborn
in 386 yards, or 135 grams, of Blue Moon Fiber Arts Socks that Rock Lightweight
blocked to size 60″ by 16″
The fine, sumptuous lightweight merino and luster of the silk makes this a truly luxurious blend for knitting.
Moss Agate Flouncy Small Version measures 62″ by 16″
Increasing at twice the rate at the edges than at the center,
Striae Buttery Goodness blocked to 75″ by 15″ or 68″ by 22″–or to your preference
Each generous wingspans of these shawls allows the fabric to drape/wrap comfortably around the shoulders and neck.
A simple zigzag pattern, alternating between stockinette and garter laces, creates a curving line for the body,
The chevron section, in Emily Shmemily Shawlette, creates a scalloped border with crisp edges
while a contrasting color may add a burst of visual interest if you so desire.
and a deep edging completes the look.
These project are suitable for a beginning knitter while the glorious color
Striae is an enjoyable striped-garter stitch shawl/scarf
perfect for featuring two beautiful colors of yarn.
or pattern changes will keep you knitters entertained.
Very easy pattern and beautiful yarns to work with. It’s perfect for high desert’s overcast days. Being a center-neck-down pattern enables you to make it as big or as small as you please by knitting to a different number of stitches/inches
plenty of room to play with color in this triangle shawl-ette
but as shop samples, of course, these are sized to pattern specification.
Don’t be put off if you can’t find the specified yarns; these deceptively simple, good stash-buster projects are great for using up all your bits and bobs.
You can never have too many wonderfully calming and beautiful shawls in my favorite easy patterns and yarns, all available at Twisted/PDX. For me, picking colors is always the hardest part. Have fun and be prepared to make a striking statement. These simple stitch patterns are ideal for showcasing a variety of yarns from solid to variegated. The best part…each one was knitted…in a day’s worth…making them marvelous last-minute gifts. I hope these shawl projects may travel with you on an adventure of your own!
Details of the gorgeous pair of arm-warmers modeled throughout previously shared here
Happy crafting and keep those creative juices running!