Asphodel Shawl Knitting Pattern
A stunning lace shawl with a geometric design. There are three distinct bands of lace in the shawl, working from larger to smaller diamonds with a lace edge. The shawl is constructed as a traditional triangular shawl, with the lace patterns to the right and left sides of the spine mirror images of each other.
Full written instructions and charts are given.
Yarn: Debbie Bliss Rialto Lace or other laceweight yarn. Two skeins = 840 yards / 768m.
Gauge: 21 sts = 4” with 4mm / US 6 needles after blocking. Exact gauge isn’t crucial though.
Needles: One 40”/100cm 4mm / US 6 circular needle.
Extras: Two stitch markers, crochet hook and yarn in a contrasting colour for provisional cast on, 4.5mm/US7 needle for bind-off, pins and a large towel for blocking.
Dimensions: makes a triangle 58” across
and 29” high after blocking.