So many beads! 492 beads to be exact. What a joy to create. Every beaded row was like a row of happiness popping up in my knitting world. Drops of Jupiter is a whimsical and delightful top-down crescent-shaped shawl pattern. Consisting of stockinette stitch to keep you cozy and warm, finished off with some lovely lace and beadwork to give it a nice touch of sparkle.
Worked flat, Drops of Jupiter consists of both written directions and charts and is broken down into comprehensive sections. The pattern includes detailed instructions for the techniques used and a handy-dandy progress tracker to help you keep track of your row and stitch counts.
Skill Level Intermediate
Finished Measurements Approximately 96” / 244 cm across the wingspan, 36” / 92 cm deep, after blocking
Suggested Needles US6 (4 mm) 40” (102 cm) circular needles, or size required to obtain gauge
Notions Tapestry needle, stitch markers, Crochet hook small enough to bead with (optional), 492 Beads Size 6/0 (optional)
Yarn Requirements Color A: 450 yds / 412 m fingering weight yarn Color B: 450 yds / 412 m fingering weight yarn
Suggested Yarn Color A: Seven Sisters Arts - Meridian 75% Superwash Merino 25% Nylon 463 yds (423 m) / 3.5 oz (100 g) Color: Huginn Color B: Colour Adventures - Dia Sock 75% Merino 25% Nylon 463 yds (423 m) / 3.5 oz (100 g) Color: Winter Bloom
Gauge 24 stitches by 32 rows in stockinette = 4”/10 cm, after blocking.
LOW-VISIBILITY FORMAT: A low-visibility English version of this pattern is available in this download. This format is 22pt print in Arial, black font, no italics, written directions only (there are no charts). This document was accessibility checked by MS Word and read-aloud functions.
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