This stunning but simple shawl features a bold art deco colour scheme and optional decorative tassels threaded with glass beads. Knitted from the top down in stocking stitch, this easy shawl has an opulant, dramatic appearance. Available in two sizes, a large evening shawl and a mid-sized every day version.
Knitted on 4.5mm needles using Fenella 100% british wool from Susan Crawford, a lightweight yarn, creates a soft, lightweight fabric with fabulous drape. Fenella is available in 25 colours so you can create a wide range of palettes.
Heywood Hill is part of the Knits For A Cold Climate collection and can also be purchased as a kit.
Finished Dimensions after blocking - Spine: 58cm (23in); Shorter Span: 140cm (55in); Longer Span: 210cm (82.5in)
Finished Dimensions after blocking - Spine: 70cm (27.5in); Shorter Span: 184cm (72.5in); Longer Span: 240cm (94.5in)
Fenella from Susan Crawford, 100% British wool, 124m/135yds per 25g
3 25g skeins Roman Plaster
1 25g skein Delicot
1 25g skein Columbine
1 25g skein Constance Spry
5 25g skeins Myristica
1 25g skein Atomic Red
1 25g skein Phthalo
1 25g skein Limoncello
17.5 sts and 37 rows to 10cm(4in) measured over stitch pattern after blocking.
2.75mm (US 2) needles
4mm (US 6) needles
Guterman Rocailles beads 9/0: Medium: 9g of clear beads (col. 1016); Large: 3g each of colours yellow (col. 1265), light green (col. 8360), light red (col. 4295)