This shawl pattern was designed by Louise Robert during a wonderful trip to Mexico, Riviera Maya nearby the archaeological site Xcaret. The rich history of this site from the Mayan civilization was a source of inspiration for this model ♥
The Xcaret shawl has a geometrical shape bordered with a lace pattern showing natural curves inspired by the flora and vegetation of Mexico.
Final size after blocking |132 cm (52 po) x 56 cm (22 po)
Material included with this kit:
- Xcaret shawl pattern
- 1 ball of TWISTABELLA yarn (Striped gradient colors)
- 1 skein of SUPER SOCK from the Louise Robert Design collection of a matching color.
Select among the following kits (the model shown was knitted with the original Xcaret kit).
You will also need these knitting notions to work the project:
- Circular needles of 3.25 mm (US #3) – cable length of 80 cm (32 in) or more.
- 3 stitches markers
Gauge: 28 stitches and 42 rows = 10 cm (4 in).
The pattern will be send as a PDF file. You will receive a link to download the pattern at the end of your order and this link will also be sent by email.
The yarn has a pleasant hand and is easy to work with. I’ve not gotten to the lacy border yet but don’t anticipate any problem following the charts.