Short Row Shawlette
Step 1:Select your options
- Single Size
54" [137 cm]
7" [18 cm]
Step 2:Click each color to change it or go with the colors recommended by the designer
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
|54" [137 cm]|
|7" [18 cm]|
|Main Color (MC) Sunshine (9755)||2|
In garter stitch, 16 sts and 32 rows = 4"/10 cm
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.
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.
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.
Soak shawl in warm water. Squeeze out excess water with towels. Lay shawl on towels or screens and spread out to dry.