Icicle Dream

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Icicle Dream

Description

A rectangle stole in two sizes (petit/tall) with transitioning diamond and chevron patterns that combine to evoke textures and shapes of ice and frost formations. Shawl is worked from center back to hem, with an applied (knitted on) lace edging at the end border. 

Suggested Yarns:
Fresh Lace, Yak + Silk Lace, Cormo Lace, Kent Lace, Shetlandia Fingering, Jacob Fingering, or any springy, laceweight yarn with 400 yards per 2 ounces  

Substituting yarn and/or needles may result in an overall variation in shawl size. 

Finished Size: 
20(23) inches wide x 72(84) inches long (stretched and blocked)


Yarn Requirements: 
900(1100) yards (810/1000 m)


Gauge: 
24 sts and 32 rows = 4 inches in stockinette (unstretched, unblocked; fabric will be relaxed)


Needles: 
size 6US (4.0 mm), or size to obtain correct gauge
size 4US (3.5 mm) needle for edging (or needle two sizes smaller than body needle)