Pas de deux. Take your pick from two shawl styles in sheer stitches—a classic rectangle or bead-trimmed crescent.
Width: 23" / 58.5 cm
Length: 71" / 180.5 cm
Width: 57" / 145 cm
Length at center back: 23" / 58.5 cm
1 skein Sundara Yarn Lace Silky Merino (1000 yd / 914 m per 3 ½ oz / 100 g skein; 30% Silk, 70% Merino Wool) in Summer Sage
Needles & Notions:
Size 6 US / 4 mm needles
Size 8 US / 5 mm needles for CO only
Size 6 US / 4 mm circular needle, 32" / 80 cm long
Size 9 US / 5.5 mm circular needle, 32" / 80 cm long for CO only
818 size 8/0 seed beads, size 0.60 mm crochet hook (small enough to fit through holes of beads), stitch holder
307 size 6/0 seed beads, size 0.75 mm crochet hook (small enough to fit through holes of beads)
Tapestry needle, blocking pins
24 sts and 32 rows = 4" / 10 cm in Stockinette stitch, using size 6 US / 4 mm needles, before blocking
Construction Notes: This pattern includes 2 versions: a rectangular stole and a crescent shawl. The rectangular shawl is worked in two pieces starting at the ends and grafted together in the center. The crescent shawl is worked upwards from the deep lace border and is shaped with Stockinette stitch short rows. The short row section is finished with a beaded edge. The beaded lace patterns are given in chart form only.