Laurel Mists // an triangular shawl
The excitement of discovering what lays behind the misty, laurel-coated hills of the Smoky Mountains is the inspiration behind this colourful shawl. Use a sock blank for a magical colour-changing effect amidst the lace and mosaic stitches. The result is as playful as it is elegant.
yarn: 2 skeins SweetGeorgia Yarns CashLuxe Spark, 1 each in Silver (MC), Lady Grey (CC2) (420 yds / 385 m per 4 oz / 115 g skein; 80% Superwash Merino, 10% Cashmere, 10% Silver-toned Stellina)
1 SweetGeorgia Yarns Sock Yarn Blank in Andromeda (CC1)(425 yards / 388 m per 4 oz / 115g blank; 80% Superwash Merino Wool, 20% Nylon)
needles: Size 6 US / 4 mm circular needles, 32" (80 cm) long
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
gauge: 19 sts and 35 rows = 4" / 10 cm in Ridge pattern, with MC or CC1, blocked
Note that gauge is not crucial, but will affect required yardage and finished size.
- finished measurements: 63" / 160 cm wide x 37" / 94 cm deep
Pattern includes a 10-page PDF (both written and charted)