DROPS / 138 / 15

New Leaf by DROPS Design

Knitted DROPS shawl with lace pattern in ”Lace”.

Tags: lace, scarves, stole,

DROPS design: Pattern no LA-004
Yarn group A
Width: approx. 46 cm when blocked
Length: approx. 150 cm when blocked
Materials: DROPS LACE from Garnstudio
100 g colour no 0100, off white

DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (60 or 80 cm) SIZE 3.5 mm - read KNITTING TENSION - below
+ an extra circular needle in the same size for cast on edges.

This garment is to be soaked and stretched to size afterwards. The knitting tension is therefore not that important but to get a sense of whether you are working to loose/tight, 23 sts x 30 rows in stocking st on needle size 3.5 mm = approx. 10 x 10 cm.

Have you knitted/crocheted this or any other of our designs? Tag your pictures in social media with #dropsdesign so we can see them!

Want to use a different yarn? Try our yarn converter!
Not sure which size you should choose? Then it might help you to know that the model in the picture is approx. 170 cm and uses size S or M. If you are making a jumper, cardigan, dress or similar garment, you will find a graphic with the measurements of the finished garment (in cm) at the bottom of the pattern.
Comments (30) FAQ

70% Alpaca, 30% Silk
from 4.70 £ /50g
DROPS Lace uni colour DROPS Lace uni colour 4.70 £ /50g
Wool Warehouse Direct Ltd
DROPS Lace mix DROPS Lace mix 4.70 £ /50g
Wool Warehouse Direct Ltd
DROPS Needles & Hooks
You can get the yarn to make this pattern from 9.40£. Read more.

Pattern instructions

NOTE: This pattern is written in British English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from cm to inches - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in British and American English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here. For this pattern in American English, please click here.
See diagrams M.1 and M.2. Diagrams show pattern from RS.

It is very important to cast on and cast off loosely so that the edges can be blocked and shaped into small tips when the shawl is finished.

Cast on 87 sts on 2 circular needles size 3.5 mm with Lace. Pull out one of the needles and work first row as follows from RS: Diagram M.1A (= 7 sts), diagram M.1B over the next 70 sts, finish with diagram M.1C (= 10 sts). When diagram M.1 has been worked one time vertically, continue with diagram M.2 (instead of diagram M.1) the same way until piece measures approx. 148 cm (or desired length). Work the last 2 rows in diagram M.2 A, B and C one more time, then cast off very LOOSELY.

Place the shawl in lukewarm water until it is soaking wet. Carefully squeeze the water out of the shawl - do not twist the shawl - then roll the shawl in a towel and squeeze to remove more water - the shawl will now only be moist.
Place the shawl on a carpet or mattress - carefully stretch it out to size and fasten it with pins. NOTE: Insert a pin in every repetition along the short sides where 3 sts were worked tog and 1 pin in each corner (= 10 pins in each side). Lightly pull at every pin so that the edge is shaped into small tips. Leave to dry. Repeat the process when the garment has been washed.


= K from RS, P from WS
= P from RS, K from WS
= 1 YO between 2 sts
= K 2 tog
= slip 1 st as if to K, K 1, psso
= slip 2 sts as if to K tog, K 1 and pass the 2 slipped sts over

Ebsy 30.01.2014 - 09:51:

Hallo, Leider ist in der Anleitung nicht beschrieben, was mit der 2. Rundnadel passieren soll. Brauche ich vielleicht nur die Nadel doppelt zu nehmen, um locker anschlagen zu können?

DROPS Design 31.01.2014 kl. 08:38:

Liebe Ebsy, ja genau so steht es auch im Text: die Nadel wird nach dem Anschlag herausgezogen. Bei doppelt genommener Rundnadel können die Maschen hinten "wegrutschen", daher empfehlen wir 2 Nadeln.

Rebecca Djurbäck 05.05.2013 - 17:27:

Min fråga gäller rad fem på M2B. Till vilket mönster ingår omslagen som är mellan 2A och 2B resp 2B och 2C?

DROPS Design 14.05.2013 kl. 12:35:

Du har 3 ret m mellem de to oms omslagen på række 5.

Stefania 25.02.2013 - 15:43:

Ho già realizzato per mia figlia questo scialle con i ferri n. 3 e 30 maglie in più. Ora mi chiedono di farne un altro dietro compenso. Visto il gran lavoro che c'è dietro, qualcuno mi può consigliare quanto dovrei chiedere di sola manodopera? Grazie

Stefania 22.02.2013 - 11:34:

Ho realizzato questo modello con i ferri n 3 e 30 m in più del previsto. IL risultato dopo il bloccaggio è soddisfacente. Comunque è un gran lavoro!

Monika Dahlin 28.12.2012 - 19:01:

Förstår inte diagrammet,ska man sticka alla varv enl diagrammet el ska man sticka vartannat v som avigt?

Bonnie Kaake 02.02.2012 - 02:12:

I really like the lace pattern. I would make this one for sure...ran out of votes though.

Barbara 19.01.2012 - 17:15:

Das ist aber schön

Maryse 11.01.2012 - 15:53:

Que c'est beau, un point très travaillé !

Lidia 11.01.2012 - 14:54:


Mervi 11.01.2012 - 10:28:

Mielenkiintoisen näköinen pitsimalli

Post a comment to pattern DROPS 138-15

We would love to hear what you have to say about this pattern!

If you want to leave a question, please make sure you select the correct category in the form below, to speed up the answering process. Required fields are marked *.