Twirl girl. This flirty shawl begins with a single strip that fishtails into a a slip-stitch scale pattern.
Wingspan: 64" / 162.5 cm
Length at center back: 17" / 43 cm
Sunshine Yarns Merino Silk Fine (430 yd / 393 m per 3 ½ oz / 100 g skein; 50% Superwash Merino, 50% Silk):
2 skeins in Peacock (MC)
2 skeins in Orange Poppy (CC)
Needles & Notions:
Size 1 ½ US / 2.5 mm circular needle, 60" / 150 cm long
Two size 1 ½ US / 2.5 mm double-pointed needles, optional for starter strip
One size 2 ½ US / 3 mm double-pointed needle for bind-off
30 stitch markers, tapestry needle
28 sts and 42 rows = 4" / 10 cm over Chart C pattern using smaller needles
When measuring row gauge, count only rows that do not include slipped stitches.
27 sts and 42 rows = 4" / 10 cm in Stockinette Stitch using smaller needles
Construction Notes: A two-color shawl worked with slipped stitches. The shawl begins with a long strip for the top edge, then is worked out and down in a slip-stitch scale pattern. Striped triangular "fish tails" are worked in the lower section to give the shawl a flirty shape. Patterns are given in both chart form and row-by-row instructions.