Soften is an asymetric half circle shawl, knitted from the bottom up. You can decide if you want a dark to light gradient or the opposite, or just simply 2 colors, that is really only up to you and your mood!
80 in. wide by 22 in. deep (203 cm by 56 cm)
15 stitches and 28 rows = 4×4 in.
In lace blocked stockinette stitch, with the sport yarn.
Gauge is not critical for this shawl but please note that a change will affect the final size!
Yarn & Notions:
- 1 skein of Orange Flower MCS Sport (merino 75%- cashmere 15% – silk 10%- approx. 362 m/396 yds)
- 5 mini skeins (30gr) of Orange Flower 5050 fingering (merino 50%- silk 50% – 118 m/130 yds) or approx. 360m/395 yds of sport weight yarn for main color and 400m/435 yds of fingering yarn for contrasting color.
- Circular needles to get gauge (Suggested size 5 mm/US #8)
- Stitch markers