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My name is Nazanin (Nazee) S. Fard. I have been designing for publication since 1992. I love to knit and crochet and most of my work is in these two mediums. Since 2007 I have started offering my ...

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K494-Mountain Breeze Faroese Shawl

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : K494-Mountain Breeze Faroese Shawl
K494-Mountain Breeze Faroese Shawl
K494-Mountain Breeze Faroese Shawl

Pattern Description:

This is a shawl that follows the traditional Faroese shawl pattern. These shawls stay on your shoulder and do not slip off. The background for these very practical shawls is garter stitch. As a result, there is no right or wrong side. Normally they have fringe to keep rain and snow away from the wearer, but I have replaced the fringe with a beautiful edging.


20 sts and 20 ridges = 4" (10 cm) in garter stitch with size 6 needles or size to obtain gauge

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Total Length (from center back neck to the bottom edge): 26" (66 cm)
  • Wingspan: 58"(147 cm)


  • Knitting needles size 6 (4 mm)

You Will Also Need:

  • Stitch markers
  • Tapestry needle
  • Stitch holders

Suggested yarn:

875 yards of Sport weight


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