Sideways Asymmetrical Shawl // Design by Tabetha Hedrick
Colour gets playful in the gorgeous interplay of textural stitches and hints of lace. This sideways asymmetrical shawl captivates the knitter, allowing the imagination to come forth in both hue and form, for the perfect beginner lace project.
- yarn: 3 skeins SweetGeorgia Yarns Tough Love Sock in Linen (MC), Fauna (CC1) and Raspberry (CC2) (425 yd / 385 m per 4 oz / 115 g skein; 80% Superwash Merino, 20% Nylon)
- needles: Size 6 US / 4 mm circular needles, 32″ (80 cm) long
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
- gauge: 21 sts and 44 rows = 4″ / 10 cm in Garter stitch, blocked
Note that gauge is not crucial, but will affect required yardage and finished size.
- finished measurements: 102″ / 259 cm wide x 26″ / 66 cm at deepest point
Pattern includes a 7-page PDF (both written and charted)
Gail Ferrara –
I love your podcasts and this pattern
Cheryl Phillips –
This is the first shawl
I’ve ever made it was very pleasurable to knit the yarn was lovely easy instructions