Large, squishy, and inspired by the Brown Sheep Co’s new Stratosphere yarn, this shawl is the perfect blend of engaging and relaxing to knit. Learn a fun new technique in the applied fringe bind-off and get lost in familiar knit and purl texture, accented by easy crossed stitch cables.
About 24” wide and 72” long including fringe.
Shown here: Brown Sheep Company, Stratosphere (100% Superwash US Wool; 260 yds [238 m]/100 g): Color A #S01R Blizzard; Color B #S203R Rover; Color C #S230R Lunar, 1 hank each.
Size U.S. 7 (4.5 mm): 32” circular (cir).
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Markers (m); removable marker, cable needle (cn), tapestry needle.
20 sts and 24 rows = 4” St st worked flat
Circular needles are used to accommodate a large number of stitches.
Fringe Applied Bind-off is worked over cast-on sts from one end of the shawl to the other both binding off the shawl and creating stitches that will be unraveled into fringe.