Dipped in Chocolate
Along with the shawl pattern, there is a recipe for my great Aunt’s Maraschino Cherry Cookies (pictured at right). And, if you aren’t a fan of red dye (which I’m not a huge fan, but I do “cheat” during the holidays), there is an option for making the recipe with dried cherries.
22 sts by 44 rows =4” (10 cm) in Garter St on US 7 (4.5mm)
One skein each of Campfiber Yarns DK BFL (100% blue faced leicester, 246 yds/100 g) in Bitter Chocolate (Color A) and Maraschino Cherry (Color B)
245 yards each of equivalent DK weight yarn for Color A and Color B.
Approximately 18½” at deepest part by 63” along neckline
Needles and Notions
One US 7.0 (4.5 mm) 32-inch circular needle, or size needed to obtain gauge
One removable stitch marker (optional)
Tapestry needle for weaving in ends