LITTLE RED SHAWL

Dimensions: 56”(142 cm) wide X 28” (71 cm) neck to point
Material:
2 skeins Malabrigo Rios or other worsted Merino wool
US size 8 needle
Tapestry needle
Pattern:
Set  up rows
CO 3 stitches
Knit 3 rows in garter stitch increasing 1 stitch at the beginning of each row (I use knit front and back of second stitch).
Pattern repeat rows:
*K1, YO* to end of row, no increase at start of row
Knit 1 row dropping the YOs from the previous row, increasing 1 stitch at the beginning of the row.
Knit 2 rows in garter stitch increasing 1 stitch at the beginning of each row.
Continue pattern repeat rows until shawl is desired size, ending with a knit row.  Bind off using preferred bind off method.  Weave in loose ends.

This is a quick shawl, generous and warm.
copywrite Fran Stafford 2012
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