Festival Shawl by Caroline Birkett

Festival Shawl

October 2014
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 27 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette on size US 7 (4.5mm) needles
US 7 - 4.5 mm
1980 yards (1811 m)
Finished: Approx 150cm x 150cm (59in x 59in)
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’V’ shaped shawl. A Diamond panel is made first for the back, then sts are picked up along each shoulder and a rectangle in worked for each front.

Yardage equals 9 total hanks of Cascade 220 Superwash Paints 100% wool (approx 200m per 100g hank), shown in the foll colorways:
3 x 100g hanks 9942 Misty Blue (A)
2 x 100g hanks 9879 Iris Garden (B)
2 x 100g hanks 9979 Fruit Salad (C)
1 x 100g hank 9770 Celtic (D)
1 x 100g hank 9791 Rainbow Sherbet (E)