With this amazing shawl written by Lana Jois for Biscotte Yarns, you will find stripes, slipped stitches and lace intermingle to bring out the best in a long colour changing yarn.
The shawl is knit from the top down with 2 stitches in garter stitch at each edge. Increases are made at each edge both on right and wrong sides. The slipped stitch lace pattern may be worked from charts or written instructions while the stripes pattern is worked from written instructions. Colours are changed every 2 rows in the body and border of the shawl.
Finished size 72 (85)” wide and 18 (22)”
Gauge 22 sts and 28 rows = 4” in lace pattern. Gauge is not critical for this pattern, but a change in gauge may result in different finished size and yarn requirements.
Included in this knitting kit:
- Fête des Couleurs shawl pattern
- 100g of Bis-Sock yarn - Métamorph (ombre style) "Fête des couleurs"
- 100g of Bis-Sock semi-solid Teal (Sarcelle)
In addition to the knitting kit, you will need the following material to knit this shawl:
Needles US Size 6 (4mm): 32" circular (cir). Circular needles are used to accommodate large number of stitches. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
To purchase the pattern only without the yarn, please click here: Fête des couleurs Shawl Pattern. Thank you for your interest in Biscotte Yarns & patterns ♥
Love these yarns! The gradient cake is amazing! The semi solid is also wonderful yarn! I do wish the semi solid was was more contrasting with the cake! The colors are too similar in tone!
I just got this package yesterday and it looks like a fun project to get started on which will probably be today). Thanks for your great yarn and neat patterns.