Heritage Shawl

Heritage Shawl



An overlapping circular design, Heritage Shawl, designed by Cynthia Yanok in Heritage Alpaca, is a wonderful light, drapey accent, whether you're the edgy type or go for a more traditional look.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Length (from back neck to lower edge) 20", Diameter 40", Width (at base of one triangle) 30"

MATERIALS: 1 (250g; 1093yd) cone AC Wood/Knitglobal Heritage Alpaca (100% superfine alpaca) color Rose

Size 8 US (5mm) 60" or longer circular needle OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE

24 stitch markers, yarn needle

GAUGE: 16 sts x 24 rows = 4" in St st TO SAVE TIME, TAKE TIME TO CHECK GAUGE.

LACE PANEL (multiple of 23 sts)

Row 1 (RS): K8, k2tog, yo, k1, p1, k1, yo, ssk, k8.

Row 2: P7, p2tog-tbl, p2, yo, k1, yo, p2, p2tog, p7.

Row 3: K6, k2tog, k1, yo, k2, pi, k2, yo, k1, ssk, k6.

Row 4: P5, p2tog-tbl, p3, yo, p1, k1, p1, yo, p3, p2tog, p5.

Row 5: K4, k2tog, k2, yo, k3, p1, k3, yo, k2, ssk, k4.

Row 6: P3, p2tog-tbl, p4, yo, p2, k1, p2, yo, p4, p2tog, p3.

Row 7: K2, k2tog, k3, yo, k4, p1, k4, yo, k3, ssk, k2.

Row 8: P1, p2tog-tbl, p5, yo, p3, k1, p3, yo, p5, p2tog, p1.

Row 9: K2tog, k4, yo, k5, p1, k5, yo, k4, ssk.

Row 10: P11, k1, p11.

Row 11: K11, p1, k11.

Row 12: P11, k1, p11.

Rep Rows 1-12 for Lace Panel patt.

DESIGNER NOTES

Circular needle is used to accommodate large number of sts. Work back and forth in rows as if working with straight needles. 

Work can begin using a shorter circular needle, changing to longer needle or multiple longer needles as needed.

INSTRUCTIONS

CO 14 sts.

Rows 1-3: Knit.

Row 4 (RS): *K2, pm, yo, pm; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2 [20 sts].

Row 5: *K2, sm, p to m, sm; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2.

Row 6: K2, sm, yo, k to m, yo, sm; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2 [32 sts].

Rows 7-28: Rep last 2 rows 11 times [164 sts].

Row 29: Rep Row 5.

Establish Pattern

Row 1 (RS): *K2, sm, yo, k1, pm, work Row 1 of Lace Panel patt, pm, k1, yo, sm; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2 [176 sts].

Row 2: *K2, sm, p2, sm, work Row 2 of Lace Panel patt, sm, p2, sm; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2.

Row 3: *K2, sm, yo, k to m, sm, work Row 3 of Lace Panel patt, sm, k to m, yo, sm; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2 [188 sts]. Continue in pattern as established until 60 rows of Lace Panel patt (5 pattern repeats) have been completed [524 sts].

Next row (RS): *K2, sm, yo, [k to m, remove m] twice, k to m, yo, sm; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2 [536 sts].

Next row: *K2, sm, p to m, sm; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2.

Next row: *K2, sm, yo, k to m, yo, sm; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2 [548 sts]. Rep last 2 rows for 41/2"; end with a WS row.

Eyelets

Row 1 (RS): [K2, sm, yo, k2, *yo, k2tog; rep from * to 1 st before marker, k1, yo, sm] 6 times, k2.

Row 2: Knit.

Rows 3 and 4: Rep Rows 1 and 2.

BO.

FINISHING

Weave in all ends. Lightly block the Shawl.