Danzig Shawl - a knitting pattern
A few short rows to create pebbly stripes.
Endless color possibilites.
Enjoy it as much as I did!
Named after Danzig (or Gdańsk in Polish) - one of my absolutely favorite cities, which is where I CO for this shawl :-) (if you ever visit Poland put it on your must-see list!)
one size: approx. 200cm/80” wide along top edge and 75 cm/30” high.
3 skeins of Malabrigo Yarn Mechita (100% merino; 384m/420y per 100g). Sample shown in colorways: MC 036 Pearl (2 skeins) and CC 886 Diana (1 skein).
about 750y of fingering weight for MC and 250y of fingering weight for CC.
3.75mm/US #5 circular needle (60cm/24” long).
tapestry needle for weaving, blocking pins.
24 sts and 30 rows = 10cm/4” in Garter st worked flat.
The gauge isn’t crucial on this project, but differences will affect the finished size as well as the required yardage.