The Sun Glitter shawl is a 1 skein asymmetrical shawl designed to use 400m or 425m, 100g of 4ply / fingering / sock weight yarn.
There are 2 versions of the pattern, a stockinette stitch and a garter stitch version and the pattern compliments either a solid colour or colourful variegated yarn.
Knit on a 3.75mm 80-100cm circular needle, this shawl pattern is a perfect quick summer knit and with the easy-to-memorise pattern it makes for an excellent travel project.
Skills / Techniques Used – Knit, purl, increases, decreases, K2tog, yo lace stitches (a video tutorial on how to work the yo, k2tog stitch is included in the pattern as well as links to other stitches used)
There is also a helpful tip included on how to 'read' your stitches so you don't have to rely on moving markers!
Measurements – The finished blocked item measures approx 77” (195cm) wingspan and 22” (56cm) depth (these measurements are for the stockinette version so will vary for the garter stitch version)
• 3.5 oz / 100g, 437-464yd / 400-425m 4 ply or fingering weight yarn. The yarn used in the pattern pictures is:
o Solid colour version – Under the Olive Tree Milia Merino 4ply yarn, 100% Superwash Merino in the Aqua Breeze colourway
o Variageted colour version - Under the Olive Tree Chora sock yarn, 75% merino / 25% nylon, in the Fiesta Beach Colourway
• US size 5 (3.75mm) 32” (80cm) circular needle
• 1 stitch marker
• 1 tapestry needle for weaving in the ends
Gauge - 22 stitches and 33 rows to 4 inches / 10cm in stockinette stitch after blocking.
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