Rock Creek Shawlette by Jami Brynildson

Rock Creek Shawlette

February 2014
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
4.75 stitches = 1 inch
in Garter Stitch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
430 yards (393 m)
One size fits most. Approx. 47" wide x 13.5" deep, after blocking.
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This pattern was originally published as part of Knitting Bee’s contribution to the 2014 Rose City Yarn Crawl, February 27 - March 2, 2014 in Portland, Oregon.

Each shop’s pattern(s) were available free with purchase at that shop during the Rose City Yarn Crawl. All patterns are now available for download individually or as part of our 2014 eBooks: Neighborhood Knits & Crochets Too, Neighborhood Knits,and/or Neighborhood Crochets.

About the design -
Located west of downtown Portland, the Rock Creek community is perched on the very edge of the urban growth boundary. It is located at the intersection of city and country, past and future. At any given stoplight you might see a housing development, a tractor plowing a field, a strip mall, or a restored wetland. The creek that gave this community its name is home to a great blue heron rookery and a steelhead run. This shawlette was inspired by this twisting little creek.

Yarn - Shown in 1 skein of Juno Fibre Arts Alice in color Duck Egg. Any fingering weight yarn with a nice drape can be substituted.

Needles - US #6, 32” circular needles. (Optional, shorter #6 needles for border.)

Notions - Cable needle, darning needle.

Skill level - Intermediate.

ERRATA as of 4/09/14:
Page 3, bottom of 2nd paragraph:
Work these last two rows 11x total. (You will have …
Page 3, start of 3rd paragraph:
Row 29: K to 1st marker, sm, k2, ssk, k16, k2tog …
Page 3, top of second column, Row 93:
… K to 12 sts before 1st marker, ssk, k10, sm, k16 …
Ravelry pdf has been corrected.