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Splendid Elegance Triangle Shawl
Lion Brand® Heartland®
Pattern Number: L30114
SKILL LEVEL: Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 27 x 48 in. (68.5 x 122 cm)
136-103 Heartland Yarn: Denali
Rosy pink with flecks of white.
Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 12.98
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size H-8 (5 mm)
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Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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Circular knitting needle size 8 (5 mm), 29 in. (73.5 cm) long
14 sts = about 4 in. (10 cm) in pattern. EXACT GAUGE IS NOT ESSENTIAL TO THIS PROJECT.
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.
yo (yarn over) An increase that also creates a small decorative hole (eyelet) in the fabric, worked as follows: 1.
Bring yarn to front, between the needles.
Take yarn to back, over the right needle.
This creates the new st.
You are now ready to proceed with the next st as instructed.
Place markers as instructed on Row 3 to help keep track of your sts.
On the following rows, slip markers each time you come to them.
Shawl begins at center back neck and is shaped by working yarn over (yo) increases on every RS row.
A yarn over creates a new loop on your needle and is worked by wrapping the yarn around your right hand needle.
Do not use an existing st to make a yarn over.
The finished yarn over will leave an open space (like an eyelet) in your knitting-that is part of this design.
Two sts at the beginning and end of every row are always knit.
Beginning with Row 3, Shawl sts increase by 4 sts on every RS row.
A series of yarn overs and k2togs are worked on Row 9 to create the eyelet pattern.
A circular needle is used to accommodate the large number of sts.
Work back and forth on the circular needle as if working on straight needles.
SHAWL Cast on 5 sts.
Row 1 (RS): K2, yo, k1, yo, k2 - 7 sts.
Row 2: Knit.
Row 3: K2, yo, k1, yo, place marker (pm), k1, pm, yo, k1, yo, k2 - 11 sts at the end of this row.
Row 4: Knit.
Row 5: K2, yo, k to marker, yo, slip marker (sm), k1, sm, yo, k to last 2 sts, yo, k2 - 15 sts at the end of this row.
Row 6: K2, p to last 2 sts, k2.
Rows 7 and 8: Rep Rows 5 and 6 - 19 sts at the end of Row 7.
Row 9: K2, *yo, k2tog; rep from * to 1 st before marker, yo, k1, yo, sm, k1, sm, yo, k1, **yo, k2tog; rep from ** to last 2 sts, yo, k2 - 23 sts at the end of this row.
Rows 10: K2, p to last 2 sts, k2.
Row 11: Rep Row 5 - 27 sts at the end of this row.
Row 12: Knit.
Rep Rows 5-12 thirteen more times - 235 sts when all reps have been completed.Do not bind off.
FINISHING Insert crochet hook through the first 2 sts and sl off needle onto hook, yo and draw through all sts on hook, chain 7, *insert crochet hook through the next 3 sts and sl off needle onto hook, yo and draw through all sts on hook, chain 7; rep from * across to last 2 sts, insert crochet hook through the last 2 sts and sl off needle onto hook, yo and draw through all sts on hook.
Wet Shawl, then stretch flat and allow to dry.
Weave in ends.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
Pm = place marker
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
sl = slip
sm = slip marker
st(s) = stitch(es)
yo = yarn over
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