by Linda Jarvis
(based on Lorna’s Lace Free and Easy Pie-Wedge Shawl)
Size: Approximately 28” long/ 56” wide at neck edge Gauge: 16st/4” in garter st after blocking, very open and loose
- 7 balls Crystal Palace Kid Merino (44% nylon, 28% kid mohair, 28% merino wool) 240 yds / 25gm
- US 8 32” circular needle
- 1 Stitch marker
rm: remove marker
pm: place marker
bo: bind off
yo: yarn over
Cast on 112 sts very loosely.
Rows 1&2: k4, yo, k to last 2 sts, turn, k2, pm, k to end.
Rows 3-8: k4, yo, k to marker, rm, turn, k2, pm, k to end.
Rows 9&10: bo 4, k to marker, rm,turn, k2, pm, k to end.
One section is completed.
Continue repeating rows 1-10, until 98 rows have been completed. Because of the short rows, you will be knitting fewer stitches as you go along.
Rows 99&100: bo 4, k across all sts, rm, turn, k to end. One wedge is completed. There are 10 sections (points) in each wedge.
Repeat rows 1-100 5 more times (6 wedges completed). Bind off loosely.
Block by dampening and pinning out each point and across top edge. Allow to dry completely.