Short Row Shawlette

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Short Row Shawlette

designed by Lorna Miser
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A stylish and easily-removable "shawlette" will help keep you warm and fashionable!

Single Size
54" [137 cm]
7" [18 cm]
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The materials for this project cost $17.58

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Size:

  • Single Size
Finished Width:
54" [137 cm]
Finished Length:
7" [18 cm]

Step 2:

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Main Color (MC)

Simply Soft | Sunshine, 9755Edit Color
$8.58

Denise Interchangeable Circular Needles US 8/5mm

20"
$9.00
The materials for this project cost $17.58

Abbreviations

co = cast on

K = knit

k2tog = Knit next 2 stitches together.

P = purl

RS = right side

st(s) = stitch(es)

yo = yarn over the needle (makes 1 extra stitch)

Details & Instructions

MEASUREMENTS

Finished Width:
54" [137 cm]
Finished Length:
7" [18 cm]

MATERIALS

Shawlette
Simply Soft (170 g/6. oz;288 m/315 yds)
Main Color (MC) Sunshine (9755) 2

GAUGE

In garter stitch, 16 sts and 32 rows = 4"/10 cm

INSTRUCTIONS

NOTES
Circular needle is used to accommodate large number of stitches however knitting is done back and forth.
Lace edging is knit first from end to end.
Main shawl is picked up along straight edge of lace then worked in short rows filling in center section and then sides to make the curved shape.

LACE EDGING
CO 4 sts.
Row 1 (RS): With yarn to front, slip 1, move yarn to back, k1, yo, k2—5 sts.
Rows 2, 4 & 6: Knit.
Row 3: With yarn to front, slip 1, move yarn to back, k2, yo, k2—6 sts.
Row 5: With yarn to front, slip 1, move yarn to back, k1, yo, k2tog, yo, k2—7 sts.
Row 7: With yarn to front, slip 1, move yarn to back, k2, yo, k2tog, yo, k2—8 sts.
Row 8: BO 4 sts, knit to end—4 sts.
Rows 9-432: Repeat these 8 rows 53 times more; BO on Row 8 of last repeat. Cut yarn.

SHAWL
With RS of lace edging facing join yarn, pick up and knit along straight edge of lace as follows: Pick up 1 st through center of every slipped edge st, leaving the front loop to make a straight line below the needle—216 sts.
Set up row (WS): P135, turn work.
Row 1 (RS): K54, turn.
Row 2: K54, p3, turn.
Row 3: K60, turn.
Row 4: K60, p3, turn.
Row 5: K66, turn.
Row 6: K66, p3, turn.
Row 7: K72, turn.
Row 8: K72, p3, turn.
Continue in est pattern, working 3 more sts at the end of every row until all sts are worked. BO loosely after last row. Cut both yarns.
Weave in ends.

BLOCKING
Soak shawl in warm water. Squeeze out excess water with towels. Lay shawl on towels or screens and spread out to dry.