Lip­son Shawl

This cres­cent shawl com­bines in­ter­est­ing con­struc­tion with an at­trac­tive stitch pat­tern.

Creative Knitting - - CONTENTS - De­sign by Jen Lu­cas

Fin­ished Mea­sure­ments

13 inches deep at cen­ter x 62 inches wide/wing­span

Ma­te­ri­als

• Mal­abrigo Ar­royo (sport weight; 100% su­per­wash merino wool; 335 yds/100g per hank): 2 hanks English rose #57 • Size 6 (4mm) 24-inch cir­cu­lar nee­dle or size needed to ob­tain gauge • 4 stitch mark­ers

Gauge

18 sts and 28 rows = 4 inches/10cm in garter st, blocked. To save time, take time to check gauge.

Pat­tern Stitch

Note: A chart is pro­vided for those pre­fer­ring to work pat st from a chart. Lace (mul­ti­ple of 4 sts + vary­ing edge sts) Row 1 (RS): [Yo, k1] twice, *sl 1, k3; rep from * to 3 sts be­fore marker, sl 1, [k1, yo] twice. Row 2 (WS): Purl. Row 3: Yo, k1, yo, k3, *sl 1, k3; rep from * to 1 st be­fore marker, yo, k1, yo. Row 4: P3, *k3, p1; rep from * to 2 sts be­fore marker, p2. Row 5: [Yo, k1] twice, *sl 1, p2­tog, yo, p1; rep from * to 3 sts be­fore marker, sl 1, [k1, yo] twice. Row 6: P5, *k3, p1; rep from * to 4 sts be­fore marker, p4. Row 7: Yo, k1, yo, k3, *sl 1, k3; rep from * to 1 st be­fore marker, yo, k1, yo. Row 8: Purl. Row 9: [Yo, k1] twice, *sl 1, k3; rep from * to 3 sts be­fore marker, sl 1, [k1, yo] twice. Row 10: P5, *k3, p1; rep from * to 4 sts be­fore marker, p4. Row 11: [Yo, k1] twice, p2, *sl 1, p2­tog, yo, p1; rep from * to 5 sts be­fore marker, sl 1, p2, [k1, yo] twice. Row 12: P4, k2, p1, *k3, p1; rep from * to 6 sts be­fore marker, k2, p4.

Rep Rows 1–12 for pat.

Pat­tern Notes

Each 12-row re­peat of the body pat­tern adds 36 stitches to the shawl.

Slip all stitches purl­wise, with yarn held in back.

Shawl

Garter Tab Cast on 3 sts. Knit 12 rows.

Turn work 90 de­grees clock­wise, then pick up and knit 6 sts along the left edge. Turn work 90 de­grees clock­wise, then pick up and knit 3 sts along cas­ton edge—12 sts. Row 1 (WS): K3, pm, k1, pm, k4, pm, k1, pm, k3. Row 2 (RS): K3, sm; yo, k1, sm; [yo, k1] 4 times, yo, sm; k1, yo, sm; k3—19 sts. Row 3: K3, sm; k2, sm; purl to marker, sm; k2, sm; k3. Body Row 1 (RS): K3, sm; yo, knit to marker, sm; work Lace pat to marker, sm; knit to last marker, yo, sm; k3—6 sts inc. Row 2 (WS): K3, sm; knit to marker, sm; work Lace pat to marker, sm; knit to last marker, sm; k3. Rows 3–12: Rep [Rows 1 and 2] 5 times.

Rep [Rows 1–12] 8 times—343 sts.

Fin­ish­ing

Weave in ends.

Block shawl to fin­ished mea­sure­ments.

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