A Lace Shawlette // Design by Meg Roke
This featherweight shawl, featuring a striking slipped stitch eyelet pattern, is reminiscent of wheat sheaves. Amazingly simple to knit, the rhythmic stitches perfectly highlight the gentle tones of the silk and linen yarn.
Yarn: 1 skein SweetGeorgia Yarns Flaxen Silk Fine in Grapefruit (480 yd / 439 m per 4 oz / 115 g skein; 65% silk, 35% linen)
Needles: Size 4 US / 3.5 mm circular needles, 40″ / 100 cm long Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Gauge: 23 sts and 28 rows = 4″ / 10 cm in Slip stitch, after blocking
Note that gauge is not crucial, but will affect required yardage and finished size. Finished measurements: 53″ / 134.5 cm wingspan, 20″ / 51 cm deep