Inspired by losses suffered in Hurricane Katrina, this shawl evokes the swirling deep water that claimed so many homes. Two strands of mohair are held together to work up these easy join-as-you-go motifs.
Designer Lisa Pflug
Finished Size: 90″ wide and 25″ long.
Yarn: Rowan Kidsilk Haze (70% super kid mohair, 30% silk; 229 yd [210 m]/¾ oz [25 g];): #582 trance (medium blue, A), #597 jelly (green, B), #632 hurricane (dark blue, C), 4 skeins each. Yarn distributed by Westminster Fibers.
Hook: Size H/8 (5mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
• Yarn needle.
Gauge: Motif 1 = 3â ” without ch-6 lps and 5″ diagonal including ch-6 lps.