Lacewing Shawl pattern, by Anne Hanson of Knitspot.
A Faroese shawl in one size with allover floral and fern patterns finishing with a banded insect motif just above the hem.
Shawl is worked top-down, with shaping at the shoulders and an applied (knitted on) lace edging at the hem border.
Substituting yarn and/or needles may result in an overall variation in shawl size.
Finished Size (blocked): 80" W x 29" L
Suggested Yarn: 1300 yds / 1180 m. of lace weight
Needles: 4.00 mm. (US 6) 24" and 32" circular needles,
3.5mm (US 4) 32" circular needle for edging
Gauge: 24 sts and 32 rows = 10 cm./4 in. square in stockinette, unblocked