Ayano = Japanese name meaning of color, from love A gracefully curving shawl worked in three conjoined segments, Ayano is a fun way to play with color and texture. Knit any two coordinating or contrasting sock weight yarns, this makes a great stashbuster. Ayano is shaped as an almost-semi-circle, like a half-donut. Simple garter stitch stripes expand out to an easy-to-follow horseshoe lace, which is finished off with a deep zigzag lace edging. All lace sections are both charted and written. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY knit purl lace knitting yo decreasing reading lace instructions- chart and/or written increasing GAUGE 20 sts+ 40 rows=4 in garter st, before blocking SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS approx. 17 deep x 70 circumference along widest part of curve, after blocking.