Diamonte Crescent Pattern

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Diamonte Crescent Pattern

Pattern Details

Category:

Knitting

Type:

Accessory

Fit:

Women, Men, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized, Infant/Baby

Item:

Shawl

Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit
  • purl
  • increase
  • decrease
  • cast on
  • bind off

Pattern Description:

Diamonte is a crescent shaped shawl knit in one piece from the center-top outward. It is shaped by all the increasing done on the edging. With both charts and written instructions, knitters are able to choose the most comfortable way to follow the pattern.

Gauge:

26 sts/36 rows = 4 inches in stockinette on US size 5 needles

Exact gauge is not important but do note that a looser gauge will result in the use of more yardage

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 46" across (opening wider because it was blocked with a curve) by 16" down spine

Materials:

  • Approx. 450 yards of fingering weight yarn
  • Testers used anywhere from 437 yards to 521 yards total, depending on gauge.
  • 1 US size 5 (3.75 mm), 32-inch circular or length preferred for weight of yarn

You Will Also Need:

  • Tapestry needle for weaving in ends
  • Stitch markers for marking edgings, if desired

Suggested yarn:

450 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Cephalopod Yarns Skinny Bugga

Colorway:

Blue Ringed Octopus

About Designer

About Designer

Chrissy Prange on craftsy.com

I first picked up a pair of needles in 2007 and became smitten immediately. It was as if this new, creative world just opened for me. Aided by my cat Ralph, who loves to lay on my blocking FOs, I started LeftSideKnits, as an outlet for my love of knitting. I began experimenting with designing in 2010 and it has quickly become my true love.

You can find me on Ravelry as LeftSideKnits.

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