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Home : Patterns : Sunshine Shawlette
 

Free Knitting Pattern: Sunshine Shawlette

Lion Brand® LB Collection® Cotton Bamboo - LB Collection® Silk Mohair
Pattern #: L0360AD
Rating: *****4.7 (based on 6 reviews)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)

SIZE: One Size
13 in. (33 cm) at widest point x 39 in. (99 cm) long, after blocking

CORRECTIONS: None
 

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Color (A)
LB Collection® Cotton Bamboo

Click here to enlarge image and see more about item 487-170: LB Collection Cotton Bamboo Yarn: Gardenia
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Color (B)
LB Collection® Silk Mohair

Click here to enlarge image and see more about item 484-157: LB Collection Silk Mohair Yarn: Sunbeam
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To change colors, simply select color name from the drop-down above or else click the swatch you want to change and then click a color below
LB Collection® Silk Mohair
Wisp Azure Sunset Iris Midnight Sunbeam
LB Collection® Cotton Bamboo
Magnolia Cherry Blossom Hyacinth Chocolate Dahlia Persimmon Hibiscus Gardenia Snapdragon
*LB Collection Cotton Bamboo (Article #487). 52% Cotton, 48% Rayon from Bamboo; package size: 3.50oz/100.00 gr. (245yds/224m) pull skeins
*LB Collection Silk Mohair (Article #484). 70% Super Kid Mohair, 30% Silk; package size: 0.88oz/25.00 gr. (231yds/212m) pull skeins

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MATERIALS
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QUANTITY PRICE ALT QTY  
•  487-170 LB Collection Cotton Bamboo Yarn: Gardenia
   ball
$ 6.75  
Note: (A)
•  484-157 LB Collection Silk Mohair Yarn: Sunbeam
   ball
$ 7.99  
Note: (B)
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size H-8 (5 mm)   $ 2.45  
Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers   $ 2.49  
Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)   $ 3.59  
Additional Materials
Circular knitting needle size 7 (4.5 mm), 29 in. (73.5 cm) long
 

Sunshine Shawlette

Lion Brand® LB Collection® Cotton Bamboo - LB Collection® Silk Mohair

GAUGE:

12 sts = about 4 in. (10 cm) in pattern with one strand each A and B held tog. When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.

Making a Gauge Swatch

NOTES:

1. Place markers as instructed on Row 3 to help keep track of your sts. On following rows, slip markers each time you come to them.
2. Shawl begins at center back neck and is shaped by working yarn over (yo) increases on every row.
3. A yarn over (yo) creates a new loop on your needle and is worked by wrapping the yarn around your right hand needle. Do not use an existing st to make a yarn over. The finished yarn over will leave an open space (like an eyelet) in your knitting—that is part of this design.
4. 2 sts at the beg and end of every row are always knit.
5. Shawl sts increase by 2 sts on every WS row and by 4 sts on every RS row.
6. A series of yarn overs and k2togs are worked on Row 9 to create the eyelet pattern.
7. Shawl is worked with 2 strands of yarn — 1 strand each of A and B, held tog throughout.
8. Circular needle is used to accommodate the large number of sts. Work back and forth on circular needle as if working on straight needles.

SHAWL
With one strand each of A and B held tog, cast on 5 sts.
Row 1: (RS) K2, yo, k1, yo, k2 – 7 sts at the end of this row.
Row 2: K2, yo, k3, yo, k2 – 9 sts at the end of this row.
Row 3: K2, yo, k2, yo, place marker (pm), k1, pm, yo, k2, yo, k2 – 13 sts at the end of this row.
Row 4: K2, yo, p to marker, sl marker (sm), p1, sm, p to last 2 sts, yo, k2 – 15 sts at the end of this row.
Row 5: K2, yo, k to marker, yo, sm, k1, sm, yo, k to last 2 sts, yo, k2 – 19 sts.
Row 6: Rep Row 4 – 21 sts at the end of this row.
Rows 7 and 8: Rep Rows 5 and 6 – 27 sts at the end of this row.
Row 9: K2, *yo, k2tog; rep from * to 1 st before marker, yo, k1, yo, sm, k1, sm, yo, k1, **yo, k2tog; rep from ** to last 2 sts, yo, k2 – 31 sts at the end of this row.
Row 10: K2, yo, p to marker, sm, p1, sm, p to last 2 sts, yo, k2 – 33 sts at the end of this row.
Row 11: Rep Row 5 – 37 sts at end of this row.
Row 12: Note: You are knitting across a WS row to form a ridge on the RS of Shawl. K2, yo, k to marker, sm, k1, sm, k to last 2 sts, yo, k2 – 39 sts.
Rep Rows 5-12 for pattern 5 more times – 159 sts when all reps complete.
Do not bind off.

FINISHING
Leave sts on needle. *Insert crochet hook through the next 3 sts and sl off needle, yo and draw through all sts on hook, chain 5; rep from * across to last 3 sts, insert crochet hook through the last 3 sts and sl off needle, yo and draw through all sts on hook. Fasten off.
Wet Shawl, then stretch flat into shape and allow to dry.
Weave in ends.


 
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
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k = knit k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl Pm = place marker
rep = repeat(s)(ing) RS = right side
sl = slip sm = slip marker
st(s) = stitch(es) tog = together
WS = wrong side yo = yarn over


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Ratings and Reviews
Pattern Average Rating: *****4.7 (based on 6 reviews)
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Sunshine Shawlette Reviewed by Noreen Rodriguez on 2013-05-08 *****
I just finished making a full-sized shawl of this pattern. It had 10 repeats of rows 5-12 in Candy Apple Homespun. Shipped it to a friend, turned out beautiful.


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