Penstemon is a crescent shaped shawl worked from the bottom up, starting from the lace edge. It is shaped into a crescent shape using short rows. The bottom part of the shawl with its bell shaped lace led to the name Penstemon.
Chart and written instructions are provided for the lace stitch pattern.
17 stitches and 29 rows = 4 inches in stockinette stitch, after blocking
540 yards of Lace weight
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