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Lavender Breeze

from OwlCat Designs
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Lavender Breeze
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Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Provisional cast on (tutorial)
  • knit and purl
  • k2tog
  • ssk
  • yo
  • s2kpsso,
  • working stitches tbl
  • Bind off

Pattern Description:

Hold on to the soft light of early fall afternoons, warm your hands on a cup of tea and wrap your self in comfort. Hazy colors, you walk the winding paths between the last flowers in your garden as a gentle breeze carries the sound of buzzing bees and the scent of lavender over to where you enjoy the warming rays of the afternoon sun.

Top down shawl knit in fingering weight yarn.
Finished size: 60"/155 cm wingspan and 25"/65 cm center back.
(This is the main size, there are 2 spots where it can be made smaller)

Written and Charted instructions.

Skills required: Provisional cast on (tutorial), k, p, k2tog, ssk, yo, s2kpsso, working stitches tbl, Bind off.

This pattern was first released as a 'pick your own mystery' MKAL in September 2013.

Yarn: Fingering weight

Yardage:
Color A: 400yds / 366m
Color B: 120yds / 110m
Color C: 210yds / 192m

Needles: US 6 / 4mm circular, 32" min
Needle one size larger for some of the patterns used
spare circular needle for Provisional cast on

Gauge: Approx 20 sts = 4"/10cm over stockinette st after blocking
Gauge for this project is approximate

Beads (optional):
light beading - beads only in the Set Up Chart and along the bottom lace border: approx. 260 beads.(this is what I did and love it)
Full beading - beads in all the main sections of the shawl: approx. 930 beads
This shawl will look lovely with or without beads.

Gauge:

20 st/4" over stockinette

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 60"/155 cm wingspan and 25"/65 cm center back. (This is the main size, there are 2 spots where it can be made smaller)

Materials:

  • Yarn: Fingering weight
  • Yardage: Color A: 400yds / 366m Color B: 120yds / 110m Color C: 210yds / 192m

You Will Also Need:

  • US 6 / 4mm circular, 32" min
  • Needle one size larger for some of the patterns used
  • spare circular needle for Provisional cast on
  • Beads (optional): light beading - beads only in the Set Up Chart and along the bottom lace border: approx. 260 beads.(this is what I did and love it) Full beading - beads in all the main sections of the shawl: approx. 930 beads This shawl will look lovely with or without beads.

Suggested yarn:

780 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Any Fingering weight

Colorway:

Purple, Lavender and soft green
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Intermediate
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I am originally from Switzerland, but live in the US since ‘99. I have been knitting since I was about five years old and I mostly make my own designs and patterns. I started designing my own ...

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