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Shetland lace shawl knitting pattern free

Lace shawl knitting pattern



Finished Measurements

Approx 66 inches wide x 24 inches long (blocked)

Materials

Sweet Georgia Yarns Merino Silk Lace (lace weight; 50% fine merino wool/50% cultivated silk; 765 yds/100g per skein (0)):

2 skeins goldmine #SGY-6500-GOL

Size 5 (3.75mm) 60-inch circular and 1 double-point needles or size needed to obtain gauge

Gauge

16 sts = 4 inches/10 cm in lace pat.

Exact gauge is not critical to this project.

Special Abbreviation

Knit 3 together through back loops (k3tog-tbl): Knit next 3 sts tog through the back loops to dec 2 sts.

Special Technique

Stretchy Bind-Off: *Yo, k2tog-tbl, pass yo over st on RH needle, slip st back to LH needle; rep from * until all sts have been bound off.

Shawl

Cast on 5 sts.

Row 1 (RS): K2, yo, k1, yo, k2—7 sts.

Rows 2, 4, 6, 8, 10 and 12: Knit.

Row 3: K2, yo, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, k2—9 sts.

Row 5: K2, yo, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, yo, k2—11 sts.

Row 7: K2, yo, k2tog, yo, k3, yo, ssk, yo, k2—13 sts.

Row 9: K2, yo, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, k3tog-tbl, yo, k1, yo, ssk, yo, k2—15 sts.

Row 11: K2, yo, [k2tog, yo] twice, k3, [yo, ssk] twice, yo, k2—17 sts.

Row 13: K2, yo, k1, [yo, ssk] twice, k3, [k2tog, yo] twice, k1, yo, k2—19 sts.

Row 14: K5, [yo, ssk] twice, k1, [k2tog, yo] twice, k5.

Row 15: K2, yo, k4, yo, ssk, yo, k3tog-tbl, yo, k2tog, yo, k4, yo, k2—21 sts.

Row 16: K8, yo, ssk, k1, k2tog, yo, k8.

Row 17: K2, yo, k1, k2tog, yo, k4, yo, k3tog-tbl, yo, k3, k2tog, yo, k2, yo, k2—23 sts.

Rows 18, 20, 22, 24 and 26: Knit.

Row 19: K2, yo, k1, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k7, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k1, yo, k2—25 sts.

Row 21: K2, yo, k1, k2tog, yo, k3, yo, ssk, k5, k2tog, yo, k3, yo, ssk, k1, yo, k2—27 sts.

Row 23: K2, yo, k1, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, k3tog-tbl, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k3, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, k3tog-tbl, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k1, yo, k2—29 sts.

Row 25: K2, yo, k1, [k2tog, yo] twice, k3, [yo, ssk] twice, k1, [k2tog, yo] twice, k3, [yo, ssk] twice, k1, yo, k2—31 sts.

Row 27: K2, yo, k2, [yo, ssk] twice, k3, [k2tog, yo] twice, k1, [yo, ssk] twice, k3, [k2tog, yo] twice, k2, yo, k2—33 sts.

Row 28: K6, [yo, k2tog] twice, k1, [ssk, yo] twice, k3, [yo, k2tog] twice, k1, [ssk, yo] twice, k6.

Row 29: K2, yo, k1, k2tog, yo, k2, *yo, ssk, yo, k3tog-tbl, yo, k2tog, yo, k1, k2tog, yo, k2; rep from * to last 3 sts, yo, k2—35 sts.

Row 30: K3, *k6, yo, k2tog, k1, ssk, yo, k1; rep from * to last 8 sts, k8.

Row 31: K2, yo, k1, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, *k2, yo, k3tog-tbl, yo, k2, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk; rep from * to last 3 sts, k1, yo, k2—37 sts.

Rows 32, 34, 36 and 38: Knit.

Row 33: K2, yo, k1, k2tog, yo, k3, yo, *ssk, k5, k2tog, yo, k3, yo; rep from * to last 5 sts, ssk, k1, yo, k2—39 sts.

Row 35: K2, yo, k1, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, k3tog-tbl, yo, k1, *yo, ssk, k3, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, k3tog-tbl, yo, k1; rep from * to last 5 sts, yo, ssk, k1, yo, k2—41 sts.

Row 37: K2, yo, k1, [k2tog, yo] twice, k3, yo, *ssk, yo, ssk, k1, [k2tog, yo] twice, k3, yo; rep from * to last 7 sts, ssk, yo, ssk, k1, yo, k2—43 sts.

Row 39: K2, yo, k2, [yo, ssk] twice, k3, k2tog, *yo, k2tog, yo, k1, [yo, ssk] twice, k3, k2tog; rep from * to last 7 sts, yo, k2tog, [yo, k2] twice—45 sts.

Row 40: K6, yo, k2tog, *yo, k2tog, k1, [ssk, yo] twice, k3, yo, k2tog; rep from * to last 13 sts, yo, k2tog, k1, [ssk, yo] twice, k6—45 sts.

Rows 41-220: Rep [Rows 29-40] 15 times.

Bind off loosely using Stretchy Bind-Off.

Edging

Working inside k2 edge, pick up and knit 1 st for each yo along sides of shawl. Knit 1 row.

With dpn, cast on 12 sts using backward-loop cast-on.

Row 1 (RS): Knit to last st, k2tog (last edging st from dpn and 1 shawl st, joining edging to shawl).

Note: Join last st of edging to shawl at end of every RS row.

Row 2 (WS): K4, yo, ssk, k2, yo, ssk, yo, k2—13 sts.

Row 3: K2, yo, k2tog, yo, k5, yo, ssk, k1, k2tog—14 sts.

Row 4: K1, k2tog, yo, k7, yo, ssk, yo, k2—15 sts.

Row 5: K2, yo, k2tog, yo, k6, k2tog, yo, k2, k2tog—16 sts.

Row 6: K4, yo, ssk, k3, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, yo, k2—17 sts.

Row 7: K2, yo, k2tog, yo, k3, yo, ssk, k4, yo, ssk, k1, k2tog—18 sts.

Row 8: K1, k2tog, yo, k4, k2tog, yo, k5, yo, ssk, yo, k2—19 sts.

Row 9: K2, yo, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k1, k2tog, yo, k4, k2tog, yo, k2, k2tog—20 sts.

Row 10: K4, yo, ssk, k4, yo, k3tog-tbl, yo, k3, yo, ssk, yo, k2—21 sts.

Row 11: K2, yo, k2tog, yo, k5, yo, ssk, k6, yo, ssk, k1, k2tog—22 sts.

Row 12: K1, k2tog, yo, k6, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k1, k2tog, [yo, k2tog] twice, k1—21 sts.

Row 13: K1, [ssk, yo] twice, k3tog-tbl, yo, k3, yo, ssk, k3, k2tog, yo, k2, k2tog—20 sts.

Row 14: K4, yo, ssk, k1, k2tog, yo, k4, [k2tog, yo] twice, k2tog, k1—19 sts.

Row 15: K1, [ssk, yo] twice, ssk, k1, k2tog, yo, k5, yo, ssk, k1, k2tog—18 sts. Row 16: K1, k2tog, yo, k7, yo, k3tog-tbl, [yo, k2tog] twice, k1—17 sts.

Row 17: K1, [ssk, yo] twice, ssk, k5, k2tog, yo, k2, k2tog—16 sts.

Row 18: K4, yo, ssk, k3, [k2tog, yo] twice, k2tog, k1—15 sts.

Row 19: K1, [ssk, yo] twice, ssk, k4, yo, ssk, k1, k2tog—14 sts.

Row 20: K1, k2tog, yo, k4, [k2tog, yo] twice, k2tog, k1—13 sts.

Row 21: K1, [ssk, yo] twice, ssk, k1, k2tog, yo, k2, k2tog—12 sts.

Rep Rows 2-21 for edging. If more than 10 shawl sts are left in last rep of edging, use k3tog at end of RS rows as needed to dec any extra sts.

Bind off loosely.

Finishing

Wash and block to measurements. Weave in ends.

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