Construction: 3 patterns in 1! Air Bender creates a gradient soft triangular-shaped top-down shawl. Prior to the bind off, select to craft the “Full,” “Partial,” or “Sans” drop sequence.
Required skills: knit, purl, increase, decrease, and cable.
The tech edited intermediate level pattern is fully written and fully charted. The pattern also includes a schematic and bind off how to on the Knit Eco Chic blog.
Air Bender (Partial Air Bender, Sans Air Bender)
86”/ 218.5cm (69”/ 175.5cm, 62”/ 157.5cm) wingspan by 34”/ 86.5cm (30”/ 76cm, 29”/ 73.5cm) depth
One 6 skein gradient set The Unique Sheep Green Sheep Cotton Bamboo Fingering, 51% organic cotton/ 49% bamboo, shown in color “Mirror of Reason”
Skein Set Total: 1320yds/ 1206m per 300g/ 10.56oz
Individual Skein Info: 220yds/ 201m per 50g/ 1.76oz
US 3/ 3.25mm long circular needle
2 Stitch markers for shawl body
151 (77, 0) Stitch markers for bind off
Optional: glass beads & beading crochet hook
24 stitches and 34 rows over 4”/ 10cm in Stockinette stitch. Note: exact gauge is not critical to this design. Gauge variations may impact final size and yardage requirements.
Watch It: check out the video for the bind off on the Knit Eco Chic blog