This scarf and shawl are made of a highly-textured fabric resembling a series of braids, and is worked from side to side to make a rectangle, a biased rectangle or a triangle. The pattern can be customized to make any length or width of scarf, shawl or stole. Shown as a Bias Rectangular Scarf and Triangular Shawl, the pattern also includes instructions for a Rectangular Scarf, as well as information on customizing the length and width if desired.
Width: Approx 8 ½" / 21.5 cm
Length: Approx 48" / 122 cm
Wingspan: Approx 70" / 178 cm
Length at center back: Approx 19" / 48.5 cm
1 skein Blue Moon Fiber Arts Gaea Fingering (1120 yd / 1024 m per 8 oz / 226 g skeins; 100% Certified Organic 21.5 Micron Merino) in Orchid Queen (A)
2 skeins Blue Moon Fiber Arts Gaea Sport (560 yd / 512 m per 8 oz / 226 g skeins; 100% Certified Organic 21.5 Micron Merino) in Afternoon Delight (B)
See instructions to adjust length or width to use up all your yarn, or to work the Triangular Shawl with just 1 skein.
Needles & Notions:
Rectangular Scarf: Size 3 US / 3.25 mm needles
Triangular Shawl: Size 7 US / 4.5 mm needles
Rectangular Scarf: 28 sts and 32 rows = 4" / 10 cm in Stockinette stitch using A
Triangular Shawl: 20 sts and 24 rows = 4" / 10 cm in Stockinette stitch using B
Gauge is not critical for this project but knitting with a different gauge can result in differences in finished measurements and yardage.