Crosswind Shawl by Sandhya S.

Crosswind Shawl

December 2018
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
19 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches
in charted patt.
US 6 - 4.0 mm
1240 yards (1134 m)
69" wide and 24" tall.
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Even a soft cross-breeze will bring out the very best in the Crosswind Shawl—a great lightweight scarf with a delicate mesh-lace pattern. Scrunch it and wrap it around your neck to block biting winds or wear it open to show off the lacework. It’s worked back and forth from end to end.

Difficulty Easy

Yarn Weight 1

Finished Size 69” wide and 24” tall.

Yarn Brown Sheep Company Nature Spun Fingering (100% wool; 310 yd (283 m)/1¾ oz (50 g)): #N403 tropical surf, 4 skeins.

Needles Size 6 (4 mm). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Tapestry needle.

Gauge 19 sts and 26 rows = 4” in charted patt.

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This shawl is worked back and forth from end to end.