Winding Roads Shawl by Lana Jois

Winding Roads Shawl

August 2019
DK (11 wpi) ?
19 stitches and 22 rows = 4 inches
in Body patt.
US 7 - 4.5 mm
780 yards (713 m)
69" wide and 31 1/2" deep
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For engaging combinations of cables and lace in a festive yarn, knit the Winding Roads Shawl. Style this shawl however you wish for any fall outing. This triangular shawl starts with just one cast-on stitch and is worked from the narrow end to the wider edge.

Difficulty Easy

Yarn Weight 3

Finished Size 69” wide and 31 1/2” deep.

Yarn Julie Asselin Leizu DK (90% superwash Merino wool, 10% silk; 260 yd 238 m/4 oz 113 g): al Fresco, 3 skeins.

Needles Size 7 (4.5 mm): 32” circular (cir). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Cable needle (cn); tapestry needle.

Gauge 19 sts and 22 rows = 4” in Body patt.

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  • This shawl is worked back and forth in rows from a side point to the opposite side edge.
  • A circular needle is used to accommodate the large number of stitches.

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