The Bluebird shawl is crocheted with gorgeous hand-dyed Mineville DK merino wool, resulting in a shawl with weight and warmth, yet a delicate feel due to the lacy stitch. The shawl is designed to fit around the neck and hang comfortably over or wrap around the shoulders. Worked with a 5 mm hook, this project works up quickly despite its size.
Size: Shawl measures approximately 56" in width, and 40" in length. Centre section for neck is approximately 8" wide.
Materials: Mineville DK100% Merino Wool, 7 skeins (200 m/100 g per skein).
Gauge: In pattern, 12 rows = approximately 4", and approximately 2.5 fans = 6". To work a gauge swatch, ch 42 for your foundation row and work pattern repeat at least twice.
Other Materials: None required.
Hook Sizes: 5 mm hook or size required to obtain gauge.