A pretty triangle scarf or shawlette in three sizes (scarf/petite shawl/tall shawl), worked from hem to neck, bordered by a deep expanse of lily-of-the-valley motifs. The easy-to-work stitch patterns and simplicity of construction make this piece a great first shawl project, or a fun weekend traveler for experienced knitters. This piece knits up quickly in soft fingering yarn for a beautiful accessory layer or last-minute gift.
Shown here: size Petite in Kollage Yarns Creamy, color Natural
Bare Naked Wools Cabécou Sport, Better Breakfast Fingering, Modern Deco Sport, Modern Deco Lace, Shetlandia Sport, Finn Dandy 3-ply Sport, or any soft, drapey fingering yarn with approximately 200 yds per 2 ounces. Substituting yarn and/or needles may result in an overall variation in size.
17(22, 27) inches long at center back and 42(56, 68) inches across top edge (stretched and blocked)
300(450, 600) yards
24 sts and 32 rows = 4 inches in stockinette (unblocked; fabric will be relaxed)
size 3US (3.25 mm) circular needle (or size to obtain correct gauge)
DPNs same size for final join (optional)