Kelpie Shawl

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Kelpie is a modern take on a traditional hap shawl. Designed by Jared Flood for Brooklyn Tweed.

 

MATERIALS
Version I (photographed):
Fingering weight wool yarn in the following approximate amounts:
665 yards Color 1 (C1); 15 yards each of Colors 2 and 3 (C2 & C3); 20 yards each of Colors 4 and 5 (C4 & C5); 30 yards of Color 6 (C6)


Brooklyn Tweed Loft (100% American Targhee-Columbia wool; 275 yards/50g): 3 skeins C1; 1 skein each (or an oddment each) of C2, C3, C4, C5 & C6


Photographed in colors Stormcloud (C1), Sap (C2), Fauna (C3), Tent (C4), Button Jar (C5), and Artifact (C6)


Version II (alternate 2-color version):
Fingering weight wool yarn in the following approximate amounts:
665 yards Color 1 (C1); 100 yards of Color 2 (C2)


Brooklyn Tweed Loft (100% American Targhee-Columbia wool; 275 yards/50g): 3 skeins C1; 1 skein C2


GAUGE
19 stitches & 38 rows (19 ridges) = 4" in garter stitch; after moderate blocking


Note: Stretch swatch during blocking by 8–10%; allow to dry completely and rest for at least 12 hours before measuring.


NEEDLES
One 32" circular needle in size needed to obtain gauge listed
Suggested Size: 4 mm (US 6)


FINISHED DIMENSIONS
57" wingspan; 28½" height at center spine
Measurements taken from relaxed fabric after blocking


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