The Queen of the Waves, her shawl a sail to the wind, pays homage to the universal current of life.
In the tradition of Faroese shawls, it is worked from the bottom edge. Its central gusset is then shaped at the neck to give the shawl a structure that allows it to sit easily on the shoulders.
The pattern contains two versions of this shawl : a shoulder shawl or a full-size shawl (as pictured)
Suggested Yarn: 700 m./766 yds. (840 m./920 yds.) fine yarn in fingering weight
- Shoulder Shawl: 172 cm./68 in. wide; 67 cm./26.5 in. center back length
- Full-Size Shawl: 214 cm./84 in. wing span; 84 cm./33 in. center back length
Needles: 4.5 mm. (US 7) circular needle, 120 cm./47 in. long
Gauge: 13 sts and 28 rows = 10 cm./4 in. square
Please also take note of pattern revisions!