Free Pattern Wednesday!

October 6, 2010 § Leave a comment

In honor of fall and a slight chill in the air (hooray and good riddance, summer) we’re offering up our Trio Shawl by our very own Nadine Curtis for free.

Trio Shawl

by Nadine Curtis

Finished measurements:

20” x 66”

Shown In:

Boucle Mohair in Charcoal Brown, Chocolate, Dark Camel

Materials:

• 3 balls of Be Sweet Boucle Mohair (100 yds/50g, 100% baby mohair) for color 1

• 3 balls of Be Sweet Boucle Mohair (100 yds/50g, 100% baby mohair) for color 2

• 3 balls of Be Sweet Boucle Mohair (100 yds/50g, 100% baby mohair) for color 3

• US 11 (8 mm) needles

Instructions:

Cast on 80 stitches with color 1 and knit 100 rows in stockinette stitch.

Change to color 2. Knit 100 rows in stockinette stitch.

Change to color 3. Knit 100 rows in stockinette stitch.

Cast off loosely.

If desired, crochet a row of holes along short sides OR attach tassels directly onto shawl.

For the fluffy look, use Boucle yarn and a hard bristle pot washing brush or comb to brush out the curls of the boucle after the shawl is knit.

Switch up the colors to tailor make this shawl to you or your recipient’s taste!

Great stores like Twist: Yarns of Intrigue in Manhattan Beach, CA, Knit Stop in Indianapolis, Indiana, String in NYC or online at Fabulous Yarns carry our yarn for this versatile shawl.

Happy fall! Bring on the knitwear!

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