Celeste Shawl by Melissa Leapman

Celeste Shawl

September 2022
DK (11 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 23 rows = 4 inches
in Stocking stitch, blocked
US 8 - 5.0 mm
US 4 - 3.5 mm
5.0 mm (H)
1695 - 1750 yards (1550 - 1600 m)
One Size
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The Celeste Shawl is a gloriously large and opulent shawl, perfect for wrapping yourself up in softness and comfort. Resplendent with texture and lace, it adds a dramatic statement to your outfit, whether you are dressed for an evening out, a casual walk on a gorgeous fall day, or an evening in. The Celeste Shawl is worked from the top down beginning with a garter stitch tab, and features a center accent panel enhancing the fit of this shawl and allowing for many styling options.

Finished Measurements
Approximately 218.5 cm / 86” wide x 86.5 cm / 34” deep, blocked

Ancient Arts Fibre Crafts Merino DK / Light Worsted Weight
100% SW Merino 3.5oz/100g, 200m/220yd, 8 skeins. Sample shown in Black Cherry

5 mm / US 8 circular needle, minimum length 73.5 cm / 29”, or size needed to achieve gauge
Crochet hook, 5 mm / size H (used only for the provisional cast-on)
Scrap yarn in contrasting color for provisional cast-on
3.5 mm / US 4 Double pointed needle (for knitted on edging)