A pretty fir cone edging in a contrast color adds a fun element to this simple top-down stockinette shawl. Try it in a solid color for a just as stunning look! Shawl has a natural feel and light drape using a DK weight silk and merino wool yarn with a bit of tweed texture.
Top-down construction, beginning with a center neck tab, stockinette body and lace border that is both written and charted
Size: 66 x 23” after blocking
Yarn: Cascade Yarns Roslyn (382yds/100g; 65 merino wool/35 silk) 1 skein each 03 Sand; main color and 15 Grape; border color (note, sample had remainders of 1.5 yds main color, approx. 10 yds border color)
Needles: US 6 (4mm) 32” or longer circular, or size needed to obtain gauge 5 stitch markers
Gauge: 21 sts and 32 rows = 4” in stockinette, after blocking
22 sts 32 rows = 4” in stockinette, before blocking