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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Sparrow

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • cast on / bind off
  • work from written direction
  • increase using yo

Pattern Description:

Sparrow is a crescent shaped top-down shawl worked in a fabulous Aran weight yarn. It uses a pretty textured pattern made of purls and knits in the large central section and a large open lace finishes the lower portion of the shawl. This shawl is both fast and interesting to work, and makes a great gift for someone special in your life.


19 sts and 26 rows = 4" in stockinette stitch, blocked.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • One size: 53" X 16"


  • 328 yds of Aran weight yarn OR
  • 2 skeins of Cascade Alpaca Cloud (Aran weight, 70% Merino Wool, 30% Alpaca, 164 yds per 50gr skeins). Sample shows color "1808 Wild Dove".
  • US size 9 (5.5 mm) circular 32" or longer
  • US size K (6.5mm) hook (optional)

You Will Also Need:

  • Tapestry needle
  • 2 stitch markers

Suggested yarn:

328 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Cascade Eco Cloud


Wild Dove

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New Jersey, United States
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I have been designing since 2008 and started being more professionally interested during the year 2010. I focus my designs on my own selfish interests: garments and accessories for boys (or unisex, ...

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