DROPS design: Pattern no bs-043
Yarn group A + A
Measurements: approx. 80 cm / 31½'' in height in the middle
Materials: DROPS BABYALPACA SILK from Garnstudio
250 g color no 1306, powder
and use: DROPS KID-SILK from Garnstudio
100 g color no 01, off white
DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE size 5 mm / US 8 (80 cm / 32'') - or size needed to get 17 sts x 22 rows in stockinette st with 1 strand of each yarn = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.
See diagrams M.1, M.2, M.3, M.4 and M.5. The diagrams show the pattern from RS.
Diagram M.1 shows how to work the beg of shawl. M.2 and M.3 show how to repeat the pattern each side of the middle, M.4 and M.5 shows how to finish the pattern at the bottom of shawl.
SHAWL:...On next row from RS work diagram M.1 one time in height.
Then work as follows: 3 sts in garter st, diagram M.2A 1 time, diagram M.2B 2 times, diagram M.2C 1 time, K 1 (= mid st), diagram M.3A 1 time, diagram M.3B 2 times, finish with diagram M.3C and 3 sts in garter st.
Continue the pattern like this, but for each repeat of M.2/M.3 in height work M.2B/M.3B one extra time on each side of mid st with marker. When piece measures approx. 70 cm/ 27½'' in the middle (make sure to finish after last row in diagram M.2/M.3), work diagram M.4 on the right side of middle stitch seen from RS and M.5 on left side.
Work M.4/M.5 1 time vertically, then work in garter st over all sts for approx. 2 cm / 3/4'' (continue inc 4 sts every other row), LOOSELY bind off all sts. Now piece measures approx. 80 cm / 31½''.
Updated online: 28.08.2013 (Printed catalogues do not include these corrections)
NOTE: This pattern is written in American English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from cm to inches - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in American and British English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here. For this pattern in British English, please click here.
|=||K from RS, P from WS|
|=||P from RS, K from WS|
|=||1 YO between 2 sts|
|=||slip 1 st as if to K, K 2 tog, psso|
|=||K 2 tog|
|=||slip 1 st as if to K, K 1, psso|