Free Knitting Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Easy Triangle Shawl
Lion Brand® Homespun®
Pattern Number: khs-triangleShawl
This lovely pattern is also popular for use as a prayer shawl.
SKILL LEVEL: Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
Finished width 64 inches
Length 35 inches (not including fringe)
790-322 Homespun Yarn: Baroque
Heathered Solid Medium violet and dark rose
Quantity needed: 3 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 22.47
Lion Brand Knitting Needles- Size 13 [9 mm]
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 5.95
9 sts + 17 rows = 4 inches (10 cm) with size 13 (9 mm) knitting needles. When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.
Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.
Editor's Note: When creating fringe using Homespun please note that because of the texture of the yarn the fringe will fray when cut.
If you prefer a non-frayed look you can knot the ends, knit or crochet a fringe, or use hairspray or fray check.
Cast on 3 sts.
Row 1 Knit
Row 2 Knit 1, yarn over, k to end.
Repeat row 2 until piece measures 35 inches from cast on edge - 143 sts.
Bind off loosely.
Cut yarn for fringe 16 inches long.
Add fringe in spaces along side edges of shawl.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
k = knit
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
k = knit
st(s) = stitch(es)
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