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Effortless Pattern


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Knitting: Effortless
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Effortless Claudia Donnelly Designs
Effortless Claudia Donnelly Designs
Effortless Claudia Donnelly Designs
Effortless Claudia Donnelly Designs

Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Women, Men



Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • garter
  • YO
  • increasese
  • decreases

Pattern Description:

With its garter stitch body and a lace edging that is easily memorized, you can knit this anywhere. It's the perfect pattern to show off a special variegated yarn and it will not obscure the lace edging. Effortless is a shawlette that is so easy to make, its effortless. You can't ask for more than this in a shawl!


Gauge is not important but if you change the needle size or the weight of the yarn this can affect the overall amount of yarn used, please keep this in mind!

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 15 inches down the center back and 36 inches from the bottom of the center back to each tip


  • US size 6 needle

Suggested yarn:

525 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Skein Sock Yarn



About Designer

About Designer

mrsdonnelly on craftsy.com

I live in Albuquerque NM & even though I grew up completely surrounded by all things fiber and knitting related I only started knitting in 2008. Now that I've spent a few years within the fiber & knitting community I cannot imagine not ever being a part of it. I love lace and its my current passion in my design work & I'm excited to see that growing & evolving over time.

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