A Two-colour Rectangular Shawl // Design by Christine Marie Chen
Coastal living inspires this seaside-themed shawl. The luxuriously lacy stitches make this the perfect transitional piece to carry you from chilly spring evenings into endless summer nights.
- yarn: 2 skeins SweetGeorgia Yarns Bulletproof Sock, one each in Moon Phase (MC) and Starlight (CC) (437 yd / 400 m per 3.5 oz / 100 g skein; 50% superwash merino wool, 20% nylon, 15% kid mohair, 15% silk)
needles: Size 6 US / 4 mm circular needles, 24″ / 60 cm long
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
gauge: 18 sts and 26 rows = 4″ / 10 cm in Garter stitch, after blocking
Note that gauge is not crucial, but will affect required yardage and finished size.
- finished measurements: 70″ / 178 cm x 18″ / 45.5 cm