This crescent-shaped shawl begins at the top edge with an i-cord cast-on, is shaped with short rows, and ends with a leafy lace border. The additional of beads is an option to provide a bit of sparkle. The lace pattern is presented in chart form only.
Wingspan: 65" / 165 cm
Length at center back: 15" / 38 cm
2 skeins Madelinetosh Pashmina Worsted (210 yd / 192 m per 3 ¼ oz / 94 g skein; 75% Merino Wool, 15% Silk, 10% Cashmere) in Forestry
Needles & Notions:
Size 7 US / 4.5 mm circular needle, 32" / 80 cm long or longer
Size 8 US / 5 mm circular needle, 32" / 80 cm long or longer
Size 9 US / 5.5 mm needle
45 size 3/0 (5.5 mm) glass seed beads (optional), steel crochet hook size 12 US / 1 mm (to fit through holes of beads, optional), stitch markers, tapestry needle
16 sts and 24 rows = 4" / 10 cm in Stockinette stitch, after blocking
Correct gauge is not critical for this project, but your final measurements and yardage requirements may vary if your gauge is different.