Inspired by and named for Starflowers, this feminine design is created by combining floral lace balanced by garter stitch.
This crescent shaped shawlette is worked from the bottom up, its floral tone is accentuated by the flower chain edging and Starflower lace. The crescent shape is created through easy garter stitch short rows.
The pattern is provided with written instructions and charts for the lace.
Please note: While gauge isn’t crucial for this shawl, the finished size will be affected by any differences.
Wingspan along top edge: 183 cm / 72 in
Centre depth: 43 cm / 17 in
Side edge length: 18 cm / 7 in
585 m / 640 yds of 4 ply (Fingering) yarn
Shown in: Malabrigo Sock yarn; (100% merino; 402m / 440yds per 100g skein)
Colour: Light of Love; 2 skeins
Needles & Notions:
4.50mm (US 7) circular needles (or size required to obtain gauge)
21 sts and 48 rows = 10 cm / 4 in worked in Garter st
Pattern Language: English
Skill level: Intermediate
Tech Editor: Alison Makin