Desert Waves Scarf and Shawl

from Azalea and Rosebud Knits

Desert Waves Scarf and Shawl Pattern


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Knitting: Desert Waves Scarf and Shawl
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Women, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit
  • purl
  • kfb
  • k2tog
  • yo
  • skp

Pattern Description:

Desert Waves Scarf and Shawl are worked in an eyelet chevron pattern. When worked in a yarn with long color changes, the pattern creates a gradation of undulating waves of color. The scarf and shawl are worked on needles larger than usually used for fingering weight yarn, which creates a slightly open fabric that provides warmth without too much weight. Stitch patterns are written and charted.


18 sts and 24 rows over 4" Stockinette stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • scarf: 10.5" wide and 60" long shawl: 17" wide and 80" long


  • 400-800 yards fingering weight yarn
  • US #6/ 4mm needles

You Will Also Need:

  • tapestry needle to weave in ends
  • pins for blocking

About Designer

About Designer

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Cassie Castillo is a knitwear designer and military spouse. She is a fashion designer by day and mad crafter at night. Along with knitting, she enjoys spinning, weaving, crocheting, sewing and dyeing.

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