Moon & Stars
Moon & Stars
Moon & Stars
Moon & Stars
Moon & Stars
Moon & Stars

Moon & Stars

HALF-CIRCLE SHAWL


by Shui Kuen Kozinski

MATERIALS

Approximately 900 yards of fingering weight wool yarn
4 skeins of Brooklyn Tweed Loft (100% American Targhee-Columbia wool; 275 yards/50g)
Photographed in color Old World

GAUGE

Working Gauge:
28 stitches & 32 rows = 4" in 5-into-5 stitch (Chart 1) with Size A/Size B needle; before blocking
24 stitches & 32 rows = 4" in 5-into-3 stitch (Chart 2) with Size A/Size B needle; before blocking
24 stitches & 48 rows = 4" in double garter stitch with Size A needle; before blocking

Finished Gauge:
18 stitches & 26 rows = 4" in 5-into-5 stitch (Chart 1) with Size A/Size B needle; after blocking
16 stitches & 26 rows = 4" in 5-into-3 stitch (Chart 2) with Size A/Size B needle; after blocking
15 stitches & 32 rows = 4" in double garter stitch with Size A needle; after blocking

NEEDLES

Size A:
One 24" long circular needle in size needle to obtain double garter stitch gauge
Suggested Size: 3 mm (US 5)

Size B:
One 32" long circular needle two sizes larger than Size A needle
Suggested Size: 4 mm (US 7)

Optional (if using this option, separate Size B needle may be omitted): One 32" long circular needle with interchangeable tips, with one Size A (3 mm/US 5) and one Size B (4 mm/US 7) tip attached

Note: Lace-tip needles are recommended because the sharper points make the pattern easier to work.

FINISHED DIMENSIONS

72" wingspan, 24" height at shawl center; all measurements taken from relaxed fabric after blocking

SKILL LEVEL

3 of 5


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