Candlewood

Skill Level: 
Easy
Project Type: 
Shawls/Wraps
Designer: 
Amanda Keep Williams

 

Striping two multicolored shades of Versa adds interest to this easy L shaped shawl.

 

Finished Measurements

Approximately 38" from each end to point of V x 15" wide

 

Materials

3 Hanks Berroco Versa (50 grs), #3681 Adriatic (A) and 5 hanks #3671 Travertine (B)

Straight knitting needles, size 11 (8.00 mm) OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE

Shawl pin from One World Button Supply Co.

 

Gauge

13 sts = 4"; 18 rows = 4" in St st

TO SAVE TIME, TAKE TIME TO CHECK GAUGE

 

Stripe Pattern

Row 1 (RS):  Using A, k1, p1, k to last st, end p1.

Row 2:  Using A, p1, k1, p to last 2 sts, end p1, k1

Row 3:  Using B, rep Row 1.

Row 4:  Using B, rep Row 2.

Rep these 4 rows for Stripe Pat

 

Wrap

Corner Square:  With B, cast on 50 sts.

Row 1 (RS):  * K1, p1, rep from * across.

Row 2:  * P1, k1, rep from * across.

Row 3:  * K1, p1, k to end.

Row 4:   P to last st, end k1.  Rep Rows 3 and 4 until piece measures 15" from begend on WS.   Mark beg of last row for end of corner square.

Right End:  Change to A and work even in Stripe Pat until piece measures 38" from beg, end on WS.

Next Row (RS):  * K1, p1, rep from * across.

Following Row:  * P1, k1, rep from * across.

Left End:  With RS facing, using A, pick up and k50 sts along left edge of corner square from cast-on edge to marker.  Beg with Row 2, work even in Stripe Pat until piece has the same number of stripes as right end, end on WS

NextRow (RS):  * K1, p1, rep from * across.

Following Row:  * P1, k1, rep from * across.  Bind off.