ArachnoShawl

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ArachnoShawl Pattern

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Knitting: ArachnoShawl
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Category:

Knitting

Type:

Accessory

Fit:

Women

Item:

Shawl

Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Techniques Used: long-tail CO, knit/purl, beading (crochet hook method), increasing/decreasing, dropped stitches; edging stitch pattern is both written and charted.
  • Experience Level: Intermediate.

Pattern Description:

A triangular shawl with simple stockinette body and beaded cobweb frill border. Dropped stitches produce the open edging, which is worked from the bottom up and creates a weblike construction studded with shiny beads. Written in three sizes, with instructions for a Sock yarn shawl, a DK shawlette, and a DK shawl; the edging may also be made as wide or as narrow as desired.

Gauge:

Gauge: Sock yarn shawl: 15 st x 40 rows/4" in stockinette stich; approximately 6 horizontal web repeats/4".
(DK shawlette & shawl: 12 st x 34 rows/4" in stockinette; approximately 5 horizontal web repeats/4"),
after blocking.
Gauge is not critical for this project; however, a different gauge may result in a smaller or larger finished shawl, and different yardage requirements.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Size: Sock yarn shawl 48" x 21" (DK shawlette 36" x 18") {DK shawl 48" x 21"}, after blocking.

Materials:

  • Yarn: Sock yarn shawl: Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light (100% superwash wool; 440 yards); 1 skein, Denim. (DK shawlette: Malabrigo Silky Merino (50% merino wool, 50% silk; 150 yards); 1 skein Cape Cod Grey). {DK shawl: Malabrigo Silky Merino (50% merino wool, 50% silk; 150 yards); 2 skeins Plum Blossom}.

You Will Also Need:

  • Other Materials: US 5 (US 7) {US 7} 40" circular needle. 305 (567) {909} Size 6/0 seed beads. Size 1.25 mm crochet hook for placing beads. Yarn needle.

About Designer

About Designer

Jennifer Dassau on craftsy.com
The Knitting Vortex
by Jennifer Dassau
the Delaware River Valley, NJ USA
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Recovering attorney and emigree from Seventh Avenue, I like writing patterns almost as much as knitting them. Visit me at www.jenniferdassau.com

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