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Corinthian Colonnade

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Corinthian Colonnade
Corinthian Colonnade
Corinthian Colonnade
Corinthian Colonnade
Corinthian Colonnade

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • read a knitting chart
  • patience

Pattern Description:

A colonnade is a row of columns carrying an elaborately decorated entablature, architecture that speaks to me of taking the time to create true beauty. I hope to invoke similar feelings with this shawl.

Corinthian Colonnade is a crescent-shaped shawl. It requires 400-700 meters of fingering or sport weight yarn. Use needle size that gives you a nice lacy effect. The shawl can be enlarged by adding additional repeats. The pattern is charted.

Red shawl used 110g Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light in Tart100% merino, 420 yd/384 m per 100g on 4 mm (US 6) needles. Blocked size is 58 x 145 cm (23 x 57 inches). Gauge is 17 stitches per 10 cm in stockinette.

White-pink shawl used 1 skein Kauni Wool 8/2 Effektgarn 100% Wool 660yd/604m per 150g on 4.0 mm (US 6) needles.
Blocked size is 64 x 155 cm (25 x 61 inches). Gauge is 16 stitches per 10 cm in stockinette

Materials:

  • circular needle

You Will Also Need:

  • scrap yarn for provisional cast-on

Suggested yarn:

500 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Madelinetosh

Colorway:

Tart
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I'm totally addicted to knitting lace shawls and have now gone from altering existing designs to actually creating my own.

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