Premier Yarns Deborah Norville Cotton Soft Silk Botanical Shawlette to Knit

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by Premier Yarns Design Team

Premier Yarns Deborah Norville Cotton Soft Silk Botanical Shawlette to Knit

Add a luxurious shawlette to your warm weather wardrobe!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Use a gauge of 18 sts and 21 rows (4 inch) in Pointing Arrows patt to knit a shawlette that measures approximately 40 inch width along the top edge and 19 inch depth in center. Save time, check your gauge. If the needles listed under supplies do not work, use the size that allows you to obtain the required gauge. Download template for abbreviations not explained elsewhere. Special Stitch and Abbreviation: Pointing Arrows (multiple of 9 sts + 2) = Row 1 (RS): K2, * yo, ssk, k2tog, k2, yo, k3; rep from * to end. Rows 2 & 4 (WS): Purl. Row 3: K1, * yo, k2, ssk, k2tog, k2, yo, k1; rep from * to last st, end k1. Rep Rows 1-4 for patt. Wrap & turn (w & t) = sl next st purl wise, bring yarn to RS (on knit rows) or WS (on purl rows), turn, sl st back to RH needle.
  • 2
    Cast on 299 sts. Purl a WS row. Work Rows 1-4 of Pointing Arrows patt, 7 times. Dec row (RS): K1, [K2tog, k2] 18 times, [k2tog, k3] 31 times, [k2tog, k2] 17 times, k2tog, k1 – 67 sts dec’d, 232 sts rem. Next row (WS): P108, pm, p16, pm, p108. Next row (RS): Knit. Next row (WS): Purl. Shape Shawl with Short-rows Break yarn. Sl next 108 sts to right-hand needle. Attach yarn. Row 1 (RS): K16, sl m, k6, w & t. Row 2 (WS): P22, sl m, p6, w & t. Row 3: K28, k6, w & t. Row 4: P34, p6, w & t. Row 5: Knit to last wrapped st, k6, w & t. Row 6: Purl to last wrapped st, p6, w & t. Continue in this manner, working to 6 sts beyond last wrapped st, until all sts have been worked.
  • 3
    Top Portion of Shawlette: Next row (RS): Knit. Next row (WS): Purl. Work 2 more rows in St st. Dec row 1 (RS): * K11, k2tog; rep from * 16 more times, k11 – 215 sts rem. Next row: Purl. Work 2 more rows in St st. Eyelet row 1: K1, yo, k2tog, * k2, yo, k2tog; rep from * 51 more times, end k4. Next row: Purl. Work 10 more rows in St st. Dec row 2: * K4, k2tog; rep from * to last 5 sts, end k5 – 180 sts rem. Next row: Purl. Eyelet row 2: * K3, yo, k2tog; rep from * to last 5 sts, end k5. Next row: Purl. Work 2 more rows in St st. Dec row 3: * K2, k2tog; rep from * to end – 135 sts rem. Next row: Purl. Work 2 more rows in St st. Dec row 4: * K1, k2tog; rep from * to end – 90 sts rem. Purl a WS row. Bind off all sts.
  • 4
    Finishing: With RS facing, beg at side at cast-on edge, pick up and knit 208 sts evenly along side, bind-off edge, and other side of Shawl. Bind off all sts from the WS, knitwise. Weave in ends and block.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Premier Yarns Deborah Norville Cotton Soft Silk Petal Pink 104798422 (4)
  • Clover Jumbo Locking Stitch Markers 12 pc. 104239629
  • Clover Takumi Bamboo Premium Circular Knitting Needles 32 inch No. 9 (5.5 mm)
  • Tapestry Needle
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