Jester's Spiritual Weapon by Mandy Bee

Jester's Spiritual Weapon

June 2020
Light Fingering ?
19 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in Garter Stitch (blocked)
US 5 - 3.75 mm
700 - 760 yards (640 - 695 m)
28.25"/72cm by 83.5"/213cm
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A fun and simple two-color garter stitch knit that is the shawl-equivalent of Jester’s Spiritual Weapon — a lollipop — complete with pom-poms and intermittent eyelet rows for flair! Knit with two skeins of Critical Sheep’s D4 Fingering weight yarn.

Gauge is not critical for this pattern but varying gauges will affect final measurements and yardage used.


  • Long Tail Cast On
  • Knit, Purl (k, p)
  • Yarn Over (yo)
  • Slip Stitch (sl)
  • Knit Decreases (k2tog)
  • Bind Off (bo)

Needles and notions

  • US 5/3.75mm needles or size needed to get gauge
  • Tapestry needle
  • Optional: US 9/5.5mm needles for binding off more loosely
  • Optional: 1.75”/45mm pom-pom maker

Critical Sheep ‘D4 Fingering’ (75% Superwash Merino, 25% Nylon, 436yds/400m per 100g skein); 2 skeins in two colors; sample uses colors Flutter (MC) and Shinobi (CC).