La Cumparsita Shawl

from Marnie MacLean Designs

La Cumparsita Shawl Pattern

$6.00

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Knitting: La Cumparsita Shawl
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Category:

Knitting

Type:

Special Occasion

Fit:

Women, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized

Item:

Shawl

Skill Level:

intermediate skill level requirement Advanced

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit
  • purl
  • yarn over
  • decrease
  • increase
  • cast on
  • bind off
  • work from a chart
  • blocking lace

Pattern Description:

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La Cumparsita is one of the most well known tangos and means 'the little parade.' This delicate lacy shawl is composed of two complimentary lace patterns and a simple border with an easy picot bind off. Worked in superwash merino wool, it's surprisingly durable and ready to be worn over a flirty ruffled dress or slung round your neck as a elegant scarf.

Gauge:

20 sts x 28 rows = 4"/10cm in stockinette.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • One Size: 62"/157.5 cm wide by 31"/79 cm deep

Materials:

  • 560 yds/512 m Dizzy Blonde Studios Dizzy Blonde Superwash Sock
  • US size 5/3.75mm (or size to obtain gauge) circular needles 32"/80cm length
  • NOTE: Yarn estimate is exact, you may wish to buy extra to be safe.

You Will Also Need:

  • stitch markers
  • tapestry needle
  • blocking supplies
  • Optional: cotton thread for lifelines

About Designer

About Designer

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I have a non-crafty day job, but in my off time, I am an independent knitting pattern designer, Production Assistant at http://twistcollective.com and all purpose crafty person. Over the past year, I've taken up sewing in earnest and am doing my best to get gooder at it. It's going wellishly.

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