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knit Bamboozle shawl - free lace shawl pattern

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Bamboozle bamboo blend Here.

SUMMERTIME LACE SHAWL

A soft, lightweight shawl of bamboo & cotton for spring-summer wear. The elastic in the Bamboozle helps it keep it's shape.

Materials:
8 - 50 gr balls Crystal Palace Bamboozle - a blend of bamboo, cotton and elastic nylon.
(model shown in col. 2302 'baby blues')
Crystal Palace 36" Circular Bamboo Needle - Size 10
2 stitch marker pins

Size: 60 x 32"

Abbreviations:
K: knit; P: purl; Sk2p: sl 1, K2 tog, psso; WS: wrong side; YO: yarn over

Instructions
Cast on 5 sts.
Row 1: K2, yo, K1, yo, K2
Row 2: K
Row 3: K2, yo, (K1, yo) three times, K2 (11 sts)
Row 4: K
Row 5: K2, yo, K3, yo, K1, yo, K3, yo, K2 (15 sts) place stitch marker pins around center st.
(move the st markers up every few inches as you work)
Row 6: K
Row 7: K2, yo, K to center st, yo, K1, yo, K to last 2 sts, yo, K2.
Row 8: K2, P to last 2 sts, K2
Repeat rows 7 and 8 until there are 37 sts on EACH SIDE of center st.

Begin lace:
Row 1: K2, yo, K4, *yo, sk2p, yo, K3* to 1 st before center st, K1, yo, K center st, yo, K4,
*yo, sk2p, yo, K3 to last 3 sts, K1, yo, K2.
Row 2: And all wrong-side rows: K2, P to last 2 sts, K2.
Row 3: K2, yo, K2, *yo, sk2p, yo, K3* to 5 sts before center st, yo, sk2p, yo, K2, yo, K center st, yo, K2, *yo, sk2p, yo, K3* to 7 sts before end, yo, sk2p, yo, K2, yo, K2.
Row 5: K2, yo, K6, *yo, sk2p, yo, K3* to 3 sts before center st, K3, yo, K center st, Yo, K6, *yo, sk2p, yo, K3* to 5 sts before end, K3, yo, K2.
Row 6: K2, P to last 2 sts, K2.
Repeat rows 1-6 until shawl measures 27" at center.
End by working a WS row.

Edge:
Row 1: K to center st, yo, K1, yo, K to end
Row 2: Purl
Row 3: Repeat row 1
Row 4: (WS) Knit
Repeat rows 1-4 once more, then Repeat rows 1 and 2 once more.
Eyelet Row: K2, *yo, K2 tog* to 1 st before center st, yo, K1, yo, K center st, yo, K2,
*yo, K2 tog* to last 2 sts, yo, K2.

Hem
Row 1: Purl
Row 2: K to 2 sts before marker, K2 tog, K1, ssk, K to end
Row 3: Purl
Row 4: Repeat row 2
Repeat rows 3 and 4 once more.
Bind off loosely.

Fold on eyelet row and slip stitch hem in place.

 

 

Designed and Knit by Gail Tanquary for Crystal Palace Yarns
Visit Gail's shop, Alameda Yarn Co., Alameda, CA if you are in the East Bay area.

Crystal Palace Yarns  160 23rd St, Richmond, CA 94804
phone: 510-237-9988,  fax: 510-237-9809
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