Dulce - Scarf and Shawl
Dulce is named after Dulce Pontes, a fadista (a female singer of fado, the musical genre from Portugal) who contributed to the revival of fado in the 1990s.
Note about gauge:
One repeat of the lace edging blocked should measure approximately 2.5 in/6.4 cm tall and 3 in/7.6 cm wide.
Because you do not have the option of changing needles between the body and the edging portions, it’s more important to make sure you are getting the right measurement over the lace edging, so this is why this measurement is given rather than a traditional gauge over garter stitch. Use a 3.5 mm needle OR WHICHEVER SIZE will allow you to produce a blocked lace edging to match the measurements given in the pattern.
It’s not essential to match the gauge given, but your gauge will affect the finished size and the amount of yarn you will use. Be sure to purchase extra yarn if you choose not to match gauge.
Working knit, purl, and basic lace stitches (yarnovers/single decreases).
Working lace on both right and wrong sides of work.
Working from a charted pattern.
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Yarn weight: Fingering (14 wpi)
Needle size: US 4 - 3.5 mm
Yardage: 414 - 897 yards (379 - 820 m)
Blocked Size: Scarf: 123 cm/48.5 in. wingspan by 30.5 cm / 12 in. deep; Shawl: 152 cm / 60 in. wingspan by 48 cm / 19 in. deep