This semi-circular shawl features a leafy cable and lace panel at center back and a leaf lace lower border sprinkled with beads.
26” / 66 cm long measured from top of neck to bottom of shawl at center back, after blocking
Yarn: 2 skeins The Schaefer Yarn Company Audrey (700 yds / 640 m per 4 oz / 113 g skein; 50% Merino Wool, 50% Cultivated Silk) in Spruce
Needles & Notions:
Size 5 US / 3.75 mm circular needle 32” / 80 cm long
296 Size 6/0 round seed beads in
metallic dark abalone, size 13 or 14 US / 0.6 or 0.75 mm crochet hook
Gauge: 19 ½ sts and 28 rows = 4” / 10 cm in reverse Stockinette stitch, after blocking
Construction Notes: This shawl begins at the neck edge with a garter stitch border. The beaded cable and lace panel at center back is flanked with segments of reverse stockinette stitch, which expand with lines of yarn over eyelets in the center of each segment. The shawl finishes with a leaf lace border. The cable and lace patterns are presented both in charts and in row-by-row instructions. The beads are placed with the crochet hook method.