Island Wools

White Capped Waves Shawl

A semi-circular/half octogon shawl using 2 complementing colors.

Finished Measurements:  45” x 20". See schematic for more details.

Yarn: 1 skein each of 2 colors of fingering weight yarn such as Whimsical Colors Silk Whimsy, Whimsical Colors Silky Merino Light, or Whimsical Colors Cashmere Bliss.

Gauge: 20 sts by 36 rows in garter stitch to a 4” square. While gauge is less critical for a shawl, your yarn yardage requirements will vary when knitting to a different gauge and the overall size of the shawl will change.

Needles: 32" long US4 (3.5mm) or size needed to obtain gauge.

Tools: 8 stitch markers


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