Striated Shawl

Striated Shawl

Kim McBrien Evans

Finished Size 44″ wide along neckline and 22″ deep on longer side.

Yarn Indigodragonfly CaribouBaa (100% superwash merino; 435 yd [398 m]/31/2 oz [100 g]): nary pewter and the chalice of zinc, 2 skeins.

Needles Size 2 1/2 (3 mm): 32″ circular (cir). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Tapestry needle.

Gauge 30 sts and 40 rows = 4″ in Rib 2 chart patt.

To fashion its unusual shape, this shawl is worked top down from one corner with increases every row along one edge. The basic textures—a mix of ribs and welts—create interest and show off a semisolid yarn.

Kim McBrien Evans Striated Shawl knit.purl Spring/Summer 2015

Kim McBrien Evans Striated Shawl knit.purl Spring/Summer 2015

Kim McBrien Evans Striated Shawl knit.purl Spring/Summer 2015

 

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