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braching out

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : braching out
braching out
braching out

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • garter tab cast on (instructions included), increases, decreases, following a lace chart.

Pattern Description:

Inspired by the fractal geometry of tree branches, this lace pattern increases in complexity and detail as the shawl grows in size.

Note: This pattern includes charted lace only, the chart is not written out.

Skills Required:
garter tab cast on (instructions included), increases, decreases, following a lace chart.

sizing: medium (large): 60" across by 26" in length (68" by 30"). Finished size will vary depending upon gauge, yarn and needle choices, and how aggressively the lace is blocked.

materials: 600 (800) yds lace weight yarn
samples shown in SweetGeorgia Wool/Silk Lace in 'cypress', and Plymouth Ecco Cashmere in 'natural / undyed'
Shawl can also be knit in heavier yarns; yardage requirements will vary.

gauge: 26 sts / 4" in stockinette stitch

needles: US #5 / 3.75mm or as required to meet gauge. 24" minimum circular needles

Gauge:

26 sts / 4" in stockinette stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • medium (large): 60" across by 26" in length (68" by 30"). Finished size will vary depending upon gauge, yarn and needle choices, and how aggressively the lace is blocked.

Materials:

  • yarn, needles

You Will Also Need:

  • darning needle, stitch markers
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