Heliantheae Shawl Knitting Pattern
This top-down, two-color, 7/8ths of a circle shawl starts with a small garter tab followed by trinity stitch and scattered beads to mimic the disc florets. Once the disc florets are complete, the ray florets grow, and they slowly separate into individual petals.
YarnKnit Picks Shadow (100% Merino Wool; 440 yds [402 m]/ 50 g): Redwood Forest (MC), 1 skein, Goldrush Tonal (CC), 2 skeins.
Needle/HookSize US 5 (3.75mm) 60" (160cm) circular needles
Size 16 (0.6mm) hook
Or size needed to obtain gauge
Size24" [61cm] long and 49" [125cm] diameter
100" [254cm] bottom circumference
Gauge24 sts and 26 rows = 4" [10cm] in patt after blocking
Notions744 size 8/0 seed beads in topaz (Color A)
644 size 8/0 seed beads in yellow (Color B)
Tapestry needle, stitch markers.
Scrap yarn for provisional cast-on.