Ruana Scrap Yarn Shawl

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Ruana Scrap Yarn Shawl Pattern


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Pattern Details:

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Women, Girls



Skill Level:

little skill level requirement Novice

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Basic Knitting Skills

Pattern Description:

Let’s get into a foreign mood by wearing this wonderful shawl! You can use up scrap yarns, and follow easy directions for the most colorful shawl ever! Very comfortable! This pattern is good for charity knitting such as “Prayer Shawl” groups. Uses worsted weight yarns, knitting needles, US # 13. Pattern tell you how to “ allow” yardage of yarn for each color. Finished size is 24 inches wide, and about 60 inches long. A good size for most people, but it could be made a bit longer or shorter.


Gauge: 3 sts and 5 rows = 1 inch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Finished size: about 60 inches long by about 24 inches wide


  • Gather up your scrap yarns, put in a light weight plastic bag, and weigh on the bathroom scale. You should have about 17 - 18 ounces. 1 pr. U.S. #13 needles (allow a good 4 1/2 yards of yarn for every 2 rows.)

Suggested yarn:

750 yards of Worsted weight


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The Frugal Knitting Haus was founded in July of 1989. It began around the innovative patterns of our founder, designing quick and simple patterns using up leftover scraps of yarn. Since her start, hundreds of knitting patterns have been designed and are available through the eight different books that are published by the Frugal Knitting Haus. The patterns are all different, but the design ...

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