star bright

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dimestore supplies, transformed.
a dramatic wrap that is a study of triangle and diamond shapes, light and dark.

Starlight Evening Wrap
shown here in vintage Columbia Minerva Beehive Scotch Fingering Wool, color navy

  • pattern price: $7.00 USD (ohio residents please add $.42 sales tax)
  • payment method: please visit our pattern shop!
  • Suggested Yarns: Fearless Fibers Laceweight Merino or Laceweight Cashmere, Misti Alpaca Sport, Jeager Cashmina, or Matchmaker Merino, Knitpicks Alpaca Cloud, Nature Spun Fingering Yarn, Patons Kroy, Schafer Anne, or any fine fingering yarn with 150 to 200 yards per ounce.
  • Notes: Shawl size may be altered by using a different yarn weight or different needle sizes, and by lengthening or shortening the body section (instructions included).
    The sample shawl, knit to the gauge and length stated in the pattern, gained approximately 30% in length and 20% in width during the blocking process.
  • Finished Size: pre-blocking: 20�?W x 72�?L / post-blocking: 24�?W x 96�?L
  • Yarn requirements: 1400 yds of fine fingering weight yarn (sample knit with 8 oz @ 170 yds per ounce)
  • Gauge: 24 sts and 36 rows = 4�? in stockinette stitch on size 6 needles (fabric will be loosely knit)
  • Needles: size 6 (4mm) or size to obtain gauge and a needle 2 sizes smaller for the deep mesh edging

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35 thoughts on “star bright

  1. That is amazing! I have never knit a lace shawl, but have been wanting to. I’d love to make this one; just how difficult is it?

  2. The speed at which you knit just amazes me. I can’t imagine how fast your fingers must fly. This is a gorgeous piece!

  3. Absolutely beautiful! I really think you should include that “come hither” photo in the catalog though…it may not show the shawl’s detail, but it definately captures the way the knitter will feel while wearing it!!

  4. YAY! I am delighted to see you were comfortable enough with all your charts and graping and doo-hingeys 🙂 to publish the shawl.

    It’s beautiful as usual!!

  5. So glad the pattern is ready! Thanks for doing that so quickly. I ordered it, and now I don’t know if paypal has given you my email. If not, you can use the email I used here.

  6. what an amazing wrap. I love that first photo with all the light and shadows.
    totally beautiful – absolutely dramatic.
    congrats.

  7. Oh Anne, it is amazingly beautiful!
    Congrats on getting this done and writing out the pattern!

  8. Anne, it’s absolutely beautiful. All of the adjectives have been used. “Twinkle, twinkle, little star. . .”

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