Bright, airy, and whimsical, this Tunisian wrap is very mod and elegant. The entrelac diamonds are balanced with open space, yet the wool-silk blend yarn gives it a surprising amount of warmth. This shawl can be completed with one skein of the suggested yarn. Intermediate skills are recommended.
Forest Petals Shawl
Finished Size: 20" wide and 80" long.
Yarn: Lorna’s Laces Helen’s Lace (50% wool, 50% silk; 1,250 yd [1,143 m]/4 oz [113 g]): #204 daffodil, 1 skein.
Hook: G/6 (4 mm) hook. Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions: Stitch markers (m, optional); blocking wires/pins; yarn needle.
Gauge: 8 diamonds × 4 diamonds measures 15" × 4¾" unblocked and 16" × 6" blocked. Gauge not critical for this project.
Check out the Forest Petals Construction video for tips on working this project.