Gloriously long swaths of chains stitches are
harnessed by treble post stitches to create ribs and rays running diagonally at
right angles. Wear as a shawl, as a bandit, or as it was originally conceived:
at the hips for belly dancing.
Designer Annette Hynes
Finished Size About 60" wide
and 30" deep, at center.
Yarn Blue Moon Fiber Arts
Seduction (50% merino, 50% tencel; 400 yd [366 m]/4 oz [113 g]): kalish, 1
skein (shawl without fringe takes 287 yds, with fringe takes 395 yds).
Hook Size B/1 (2.25 mm). Adjust
hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions St markers (m); yarn
Gauge 26 st and 7½
rows = 4½" in (tr, ch 12) patt.