A Tassel a Day - PDF pattern download
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A simple, yet fun, shawl (with Lace, Fingering, Sport or DK weight options), adorned with 2 handmade (by you!) tassels and a few beads.
This is a PDF download: once purchased you will receive an email with the relevant link.
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This shawl is the perfect project to experiment with basic, mindless lace.
In summer we always need a shawl: a sudden breeze or a cool night. Also in winter we need a shawl, to fight the cold days.
We are always happy to pull out a light but warm shawl to make everybody go Oooooohhhhhh!
Play with colours, beads, and tassels: go bold, enjoy it!
Have fun knitting this crisp, entertaining shawl!
Casting-on (garter tab cast on, fully explained), knitting, purling, basic increases and decreases, basic lace
10 cm / 4”, in garter stitch, once severely wet blocked
Lace version: 22 sts and 34 rows
Fingering version: 22 sts and 28 rows
Sport version: 19 sts and 30 rows
DK version: 16 sts and 28 rows
Gauge is not crucial for this project, but it will affect yarn usage and finished measurement of the shawl. The shawl is easily customisable for the amount of yarn you have: always check how much yarn is left and act consequently.
Lace (Fingering, Sport, DK version) Wingspan 187 (138, 122, 132) cm / 73.5 (54, 48, 52)“, depth at longest point 53 (40, 30, 30) cm / 21 (15.75, 12, 12) “, after severe wet blocking
Lace version: 520 m (568 yd) of Lace yarn, 260 m (284 yd) for each colour.
Fingering version: 320 m (350 yd) of Fingering yarn, 160 m (175 yd) for each colour.
Sport version: 300 m (328 yd) of Sport yarn, 150 m (164 yd) for each colour.
DK version: 284 m (310 yd), of DK yarn, 142 m (155 yd), for each colour.
Sport version (DK version) 4 mm, US size 6 (4.5 mm, US size 7) 100 cm 40” circular needles, or size to obtain correct gauge
Tapestry needle to weave in ends
Embroidery needle to make tassels
6 or more beads in the colour of your choice
2 cotton tassels in the colour of your choice (tutorial provided)
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