Lobelia is a textured crescent-shaped shawl by Joanna Ignatius, featuring a floral-inspired lace border, lateral braid detail, picot bobbles and lots of slipped stitches. Designed for 2 shades of Meadow yarn and inspired by her homeland in Finland, nature, and the changing of seasons.
Lobelia is the eleventh and final pattern from The Almanac Series, a seasonal guide to knitting with The Fibre Co. yarns. This collection will feature new designs for every Yarn of the Month.
The Fibre Co. Meadow (40% Merino wool, 25% baby llama, 20% silk, 15% linen, 498 m (545 yd) per 100 g hank) in Larkspur (A) – 1 hank and Bluebonnet (B) – 1 hank.
Lobelia shawl is a crescent-shaped shawl knitted top down in one piece. A lateral braid divides the body and the lace border.
SIZES AND MEASUREMENTS:
Measuring 240 cm (94.5 in) wingspan along top edge and 52 cm (20.5 in) depth
20 sts and 56 rows to 10 cm (4 in) measured over slip stitch pattern (see bottom of p3) after blocking using 3.5mm (US 4) needles.
NEEDLES AND NOTIONS REQUIRED:
- 3.5mm (US 4) and 3.75mm (US 5) 80 cm (32 in) circular needle or longer
- Stitch markers
- Darning needle
- Waste yarn
- Crochet hook for provisional cast-on
- Backwards Loop Cast-On Method
- Long Tail Cast-On
- Provisional Cast-On
- Picot Cast-Off
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