Living Coral is a top-down, lightweight, crescent shawl knit in Grazioso lace in a coral shade, a beautiful blend of orange and pink, which is also Pantone’s Color of the Year 2019.
Grazioso is a lace-weight silk and linen blend, great for shawls and light-weight summer garments. This is also a perfect natural fibre choice for knitters and crocheters who prefer to avoid wool.
This knitted lace shawl is an exploration of the coral color in terms of both yarn and lace pattern - the plain stockinette section showcases the warm, vibrant yet tranquil color, and the layers of repeating lace motifs are reminiscent of overlapping petals, giving the shawl an ethereal look.
If you’d like to try out true lace knitting, then go for this!
About the Living Coral shade:
“An animating and life-affirming coral hue with a golden undertone that energizes and enlivens with a softer edge” ― Pantone Color Institute™
Vibrant, yet mellow PANTONE 16-1546 Living Coral embraces us with warmth and nourishment to provide comfort and buoyancy in our continually shifting environment. Representing the fusion of modern life, PANTONE Living Coral is a nurturing color that appears in our natural surroundings and at the same time, displays a lively presence within social media. – Excerpt from the Pantone webpage.