Irtfa'a Faroese Lace Shawl pattern, by Anne Hanson of Knitspot.
A Faroese shawl in one size featuring an array of lace patterns evoking the magical textures and colorful highlights of the raven?s cloak. Shawl is worked top-down, with shaping at the shoulders, incorporated front edging, and an applied (knitted on) lace edging at the outer border.
Finished Sizes (blocked):
Length at Center back: 29 in
Width across top: 78 in
Circumference at hem: 104 in
Suggested Yarn: 1350 yds. of lace weight
Needles: 3.5 mm. (US 4) circular, and 3.25mm (US 3) for edging
Gauge: 25 sts and 36 rows = 10 cm./4 in. square in stockinette, unblocked