Featuring filet insets and a beaded edge, this exuberant shawl allows for a range of styling options to add both warmth and elegance to any outfit. Be attentive to gauge and note that blocking will transform the shawl.
DESIGNER Jennifer Raymond
FINISHED SIZE About 104″ wide and 181/2″ deep (excluding torch tip).
YARN Manos Del Uruguay Serena (distributed by Fairmount Fibers) (60% baby alpaca, 40% pima cotton; 170 yd [155 m]/1 3/4 oz [50 g]): #S2177 cranberry, 6 skeins.
HOOK Size G/6 (4 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
NOTIONS Steel hook #9 (1.4 mm) (for applying beads); st markers; 218 seed beads (about 15 g), size 6/0; yarn needle; blocking wires; pins.
GAUGE 18 sts and 14 rows = 4″ in patt; blocked.