Winter Park Shawl
Winter Park Shawl by Maria Leigh in knitscene handmade 2016
Worked from corner to edge, the wide scape of stockinette stitch allows a handpaint to flow and morph. Knit-on “pennants” grace the edges of this no-frills shawl.
Size 69″ wide and 27″ tall
Yarn Artyarns Merino Cloud (80% extrafine merino wool, 20% cashmere; 436 yd [399 m]/100 g):
- #2334 blue, 2 skeins
Gauge 20 sts and 30 rows = 4″ in St st
- Size 5 (3.75 mm): 32″ circular (cir) needle
- Markers (m)
- Tapestry needle
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This triangular shawl is worked from side to side in one piece, beginning at the left side corner. After the full height of the shawl is reached at the center point, the edge is finished with a knitted-on edging.
A circular needle is used to accommodate the large number of stitches.