When the world is in turmoil and everything is uncertain, when (for most of us) staying at home is the only thing we can do, it’s time to cast on an easy project that keeps your mind occupied and your hands busy, while not adding any more stress.
The Stay at Home shawl is just that project – easy, but not mindless and with lots of textural interest!
The combination of Nature’s Luxury luscious Farouche and fluffy Silk Divine bases makes this shawl a lightweight luxurious cloud of joy. So, let’s all stay home and knit!
2 colors of Fingering weight yarn (366-400 m / 100 g)
+ 1 color of Lace-weight Mohair-Silk (400 m / 50 g)
*no. of skeins refers to yarn used for the sample (see below)
Farouche by Nature’s Luxury (65% Silk, 35% Baby Camel; 400 m / 437 yds per 100 g) in the colorways Woman of Now (Color A – dark green) & Grenadine (Color C – dark pink) &
Silk Divine by Nature’s Luxury (60% Mohaire, 40% Silk; 240 m / 262 yds per 20 g) in the colorway Andaluz Frill (Color B – pink speckled)
Length: 214 cm / 84 ½“; Height: 72 cm / 28 ½“
25 sts / 32 rows = 10 cm / 4” in garter stitch in fingering weight (measured after blocking)
Gauge has an influence on the size of your finished project and your yardage!
US 4/3.5 mm circular needles (or size needed to obtain gauge and optimal drape)
tapestry needle, 2 stitch markers