“I don’t like cricket, oh no. I love it.” ~ 10CC
What could be better than a day spent at the cricket? Yet as the play drifts on into the evening it can get a little chilly, so wrap yourself in this lightweight shawl. Personalise it with your team’s colours and keep snuggled up if rain stops play.
Fully written, line-by-line instructions, with simple stripes of colour make this heart-shaped cabled shawl a six for sure. The knitted-on lace edging adds a feminine and whimsical touch.
- 725-790 yards fingering weight/4-ply/sock yarn in main colour
- 300-330 yards fingering weight/4-ply/sock yarn in contrast colour 1
- 50-80 yards fingering weight/4-ply/sock yarn in contrast colour 2
Yardage requirements: 1100 – 1400 yards (1006 – 1280 m)
Yarn weight: Fingering / 4 ply (14 wpi)
Gauge: 16 stitches and 34 rows = 4 inches/10cm in Stockinette
Needle size: US 7 – 4.5 mm
Finished size: wingspan (after blocking): 72”/183cm, maximum depth (after blocking): 26”/66cm.
2 pdf files are provided – a printer friendly version and one with all of the high-res images.
Note, this sale is for a pdf file of instructions required to hand-knit this item, and not for the finished object.