There isn’t a purl stitch to be found in this entire wrap! If you want to create a lacy heirloom wrap with only knit stitches, this is the pattern for you.
Size: One size fits all.
Finished measurements: Approximately 23 x 76 inches, after blocking.
Gauge: 20 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches. Gauge is not terribly crucial.
Materials: 880 yards laceweight yarn. (I used Knit Picks 100% merino paint-your-own, one 100-gram hank, undyed.)
Size 10 knitting needles
Cast on 189 stitches.
Rows 1-15: Knit.
Row 16: K3 tog across row. 63 stitches.
Row 17: K3 (border). K1. (yo, K3, yo, K1) across to last three stitches. K3 (border).
Row 18: Knit.
Row 19: K3 (border). K1. (K1, slip 1, K 2 tog, psso,
Row 20: K1 (yo, K1) twice. Knit across to last three stitches. K1. (yo, K1) twice.
Row 21: As Row 17.
Row 22: As Row 18.
Row 23: As Row 19.
Row 24: K1. (K2tog) twice. Knit across to last five stitches. (K2tog) twice. K1.
Repeat Rows 17-24, 41 more times.
Next Row: In each stitch across, knit in front, back, front of each stitch. 189 stitches.
Knit 15 rows.
Bind off LOOSELY.
Block shawl to finished measurements.
This pattern is offered for personal, non-commercial use only. Items made from this pattern may not be sold without the express written consent of the author.
This pattern and the text and photos contained within, may not be copied or reproduced for any purpose other than personal use. Copyright 2008 Yvonne Senecal.
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