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Memphis Shawl

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Memphis Shawl
Memphis Shawl
Memphis Shawl

Pattern Description:

Memphis - a knitting pattern by Anna Dalvi

* Please note: this is for the PDF single pattern edition from the book Ancient Egypt in Lace and Color, which is available in both print and PDF *

A circular pi-shawl inspired by Ineb Hedj (the white walls - Memphis - the capital of ancient Egypt). The center shows a stylized city centre of the white walls, surrounded by the desert. Outside the city lies the 3 great pyramids of Giza.


14 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Diameter: 52 in (132 cm)


  • Needles: US 3 - 3.25 mm or size needed to get gauge

Suggested yarn:

1000 yards of Lace weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Raventwist Memphis

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