Geranium Shawl by Anne Jones

Geranium Shawl

January 2019
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
19 stitches and 33 rows = 4 inches
in lace patt.
US 5 - 3.75 mm
1140 yards (1042 m)
68" wide and 31" tall at center.
Flag of English English
This pattern is available from for $7.99.

Designed with a speckled fingering-weight cashmere-merino yarn, the Geranium Shawl is worked in one piece from the center neck down and outward to the points. Lace triangles and textured triangles create a meticulously symmetrical geometric fabric, and double moss stitch borders the shorter sides.

Difficulty Level Easy

Yarn Weight 1

Finished Size 68” wide and 31” tall at center.

Yarn The Plucky Knitter Bello Fingering (55% merino wool, 45% cashmere; 380 yd (347 m)/3½ oz (100 g)): fantoosh, 3 skeins.

Needles Size 5 (3.75 mm): 32” circular (cir). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers (m); tapestry needle.

Gauge 19 sts and 33 rows = 4” in lace patt.

For techniques you don’t know, please visit our online knitting glossary at


  • This shawl is worked back and forth in rows from the center neck down and outward to the points. A circular needle is used to accommodate the large number of stitches.