Potter's Shawl by Jen Lucas

Potter's Shawl

January 2015
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in garter st.
US 5 - 3.75 mm
840 yards (768 m)
56" wide and 15" deep.
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Designer Jen Lucas

Finished Size 56” wide and 15” deep.

Yarn Shalimar Yarns Breathless (75% superwash merino wool, 15% cashmere, 10% silk; 420 yd 384 m/3½ oz 100 g): crayfish, 2 skeins.

Needles Size 5 (3.75 mm): 24” circular (cir). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Tapestry needle.

Gauge 16 sts and 36 rows = 4” in garter st.

Unlike the other two shawls in this collection—which are worked top down in long rows shaped with short-rows—the Potter’s Shawl begins with a small number of stitches and increases from the top down. At the bottom of the garter body, a perpendicular lace edging is worked along the live stitches.