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Wedge Shawl

from Crafting-a-Life Originals
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Wedge Shawl
Wedge Shawl

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit stitch, follow instructions (short rows are explained with pictures)

Pattern Description:

Want to learn short rows but have been too afraid to try?
Want a shawl fast, but don't want to struggle with lace?
Just want some great "idiot knitting"?
Look no further!
Instructions for short rows given with photos. Two options for edgings are given.
knit stitch
ability to follow pattern instructions on blind faith
use of stitch markers
knowledge of short-rows helps but is explained, regardless
Nice, big, and comfy
Yarn ?
Any worsted will do; blue sample knit with ten (10) balls of Lion Brand Wool-Ease
? US 13 (9 mm) straight or circ Notions?
stitch markers (at least 20); crochet hook helpful, but not mandatory.


Almost unimportant; Sample knit at 10 sts=4"; 9 purl bumps=4"

Great for using up leftover yarn.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • depends on gauge, can be made larger or smaller depending on needle/yarn size

You Will Also Need:

  • 20 stitch markers

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