Rosebuddie

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Rosebuddie

Description

A pretty, lightweight square shawl in two sizes (S/L) for baby, worked in allover rosebud patterns from the center out in the round. The eyelet motifs used throughout are easy to work with all-knit rest rows in between. Pretty as a picture, it is also practical, when knit up in soft, machine washable fingering yarn.

Shown here Fearless Fibers MCN Luxury, colors Chastity (pink) and Meadow (green)
 
Suggested Yarns:
Finn Dandy 3-ply Sport, Modern Deco Lace, Better Breakfast FingeringStone Soup Fingering, Shetlandia FingeringJacob Fingering, or any soft, smooth fingering yarn with approximately 425 yards per 100 grams. Substituting yarn and/or needles may result in an overall variation in size, drape, and yardage requirement.

Finished Size:
36(45) inches square (stretched lightly and blocked)

Yarn Requirements:
1000(1650) yds

Gauge:
24 sts and 36 rows = 4 inches in stockinette on larger needle (unblocked)

Needles:
size 4 US (3.5 mm) circular needles (or size to obtain correct gauge) in 16, 24, and 32 inch lengths; DPNs same size as body needle for center start
size 3 US (3.25 mm) circular needles (or one size smaller than body needle) in 32 or 40 inch length; DPNs same size as edging needle