Spirit Lake Shawl
Spirit Lake Shawl by Jessica Anderson in knitscene handmade 2016
Made from the top down, this simple crescent shawl features a diamond lace pattern and picots at the edge. The main focus of this shawl is the long-striping yarn, which makes this a whimsical and exciting knit from beginning to end.
Size 59″ wide and 18″ deep
Yarn Knitcircus Yarns Greatest of Ease (80% superwash merino, 20% nylon; 600 yd [549 m]/150 g):
- I am a princess and this is my tiara, 1 ball
Gauge 18 sts and 32 rows = 4″ in St st
- Size 5 (3.75 mm): 32″ circular (cir) needle
- Tapestry needle
See knittingdaily.com/glossary for terms you don’t know.
This semi-circular shawl is worked back and forth in rows from the top down. A circular needle is used to accommodate the large number of stitches.