I am pleased to announce that my latest pattern has now been released on Ravelry.
Raking Leaves Shawl
You can get it here.
Raking Leaves is a leafy design created from wanting to knit two yarns from my stash together, a speckled green yarn and a solid black yarn, and seeing the same green in the apples my little boy was picking from our apple tree whilst I was trying to rake up the fallen leaves.
It uses my favourite “curled” shawl shape, because it creates a stunning spiral at one end, but also stays wrapped around your shoulders without falling off.
- 2 x Fingering Weight Yarn in a speckled colour (100g/ 400m) – Main Colour
- 2 x Fingering Weight Yarn in a solid colour (100g/ 400m) – Contrast Colour
- 4.00 mm Knitting Needle
- 1 x Darning Needle
- Note that the yardage in testing ranged between 1 skein to 1.2 skeins.
- Knit & Purl
- Increases & Decreases
- Selvedge Edge
- Picot Cast Off
Gauge: 20 sts x 34 rows over 10cm x 10cm of garter stitch worked flat on 4.00mm needles after blocking.
Final Size: 70cm tall x 165cm long.
Please share this with anyone you know who would like to make this.
Best wishes, Sam xox
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