Butterfly Forest Shawl

from Wonk's Works

Butterfly Forest Shawl Pattern


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Knitting: Butterfly Forest Shawl
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Women, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Lace
  • Nupps
  • Increasing
  • Cable

Pattern Description:

A fluttering, large shawlette, knit with Estonian motifs of blueberries, leaves, and a butterfly edging. Knit with under one skein of Handmaiden Mini Maiden or from that skein of sock yarn that's just a little precious to use on your feet, it will drape beautifully around your neck and shoulders when a plain old neck scarf just won't do, and will keep you warm during your autumnal forest romps.

Pattern includes both written and charted instructions.

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22 sts and 24 rows = 4in (10cm) in Leaf Pattern.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 30in at the widest point and 30in from tip of wings to point (76cm x 76cm) (adjustable)


  • 540 yards of fingering weight yarn
  • One pair US 5 (3.75mm) circular needles, at least 24in/60cm in length.

You Will Also Need:

  • Tapestry needle
  • Cable Needle
  • Pins or wires for blocking

About Designer

About Designer

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A wonderfully misplaced, 25-year-old American odd-jobber, novelist, knitwear designer, and tech-editor, married to a wonderful man whom Iím trying to talk into knitting with me and who you will often find on my designs page as my male knitwear model. I am a lover of all things cute and if Iím not working on a new design, you can usually find me walking through sheep fields, gardening, or taking ...

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