Wing 'o the Moth Shawl or Scarf pattern, by Anne Hanson of Knitspot.
A light and airy shawl in the Shetland style to knit from laceweight or fingering yarn.
Pattern includes a scarf/doll shawl version.
It is not necessary to obtain the exact gauge; a looser gauge will make a larger shawl and a tighter gauge will make a smaller shawl?be aware that yarn requirements will also vary.
Suggested Yarn: Lace weight or fine Fingering weight
- Shawl: 84 in. W x 36 in. long, blocked
- Scarf: 42 in. W x 15 in. long, blocked
Needles: 4 mm. (US 6) circular
- Shawl: 826-918 m./900-1000 yds.,
Scarf: 184m/200 yds,
Gauge: 22 sts and 30 rows = 10 cm./4 in. square in stockinette, unblocked