This shawl is worked from the bottom up, using short rows to create the crescent shaping, and an i-cord bind-off along the top edge. The stitch pattern along the bottom edge is given in chart form only; the stitch pattern for the body of the shawl is given in row-by-row instructions only.
Wingspan: Approx 58 (70)" / 147.5 (178) cm
Length at center back: Approx 16 (18)" / 40.5 (45.5) cm
Shown in size 70" / 178 cm
500 (600) yd / 457 (548) m Catherine Lowe Couture Yarns CL VI #3 (47% Silk, 33% Royal Baby Alpaca, 20% mohair) in Black
Catherine Lowe Couture Yarns are sold in increments of 100 yd / 91.5 m, not by weight or by the skein. The yarn used is equivalent to fingering weight.
Needles & Notions:
Size 6 US / 4 mm circular needle, 24" / 60 cm long
Stitch markers, tapestry needle
18 sts and 22 rows = 4" / 10 cm over Lace Pattern from Chart
Correct gauge is not critical for this project, but your final measurements and yardage requirements may vary if your gauge is different.