Welcome to my mystery shawl KAL, where you can start the new year with a special gift just for you. This is a generously sized shawl that’s worked in a few different directions that will teach you several new techniques. That’s all I’m going to give away for now to keep the mystery alive!
At 8pm Wednesday 6th of November the kits will go on presale for the shawl. When it is live you will find them here.
The KAL is released in stages as a series of 'clues'. Each clue will be released on the following schedule:
Clue 1: 8th January 2020
Clue 2: 23rd January 2020
Clue 3: 6th of February 2020
Width: 67.25" / 171 cm
Depth: 29"/ 73.5 cm
C1: Stolen Stitches 'Nua' (60% Merino, 20% Yak, 20% Linen; 153 yds / 140 m per 1.76 oz / 50 g); 3 skeins; Colour, August Storms (9809)
C2: Fyberspates 'Faery Wings' (69% Mulberry Silk, 23% Mohair, 9% Polyamide; 191 yds / 175 m per 1.76 oz / 50 g); 3 skeins; Colour, Magenta (09)
Approximate Yardage: C1: 407 yds / 373 m, C2: 475 yds / 435 m plus extra 25 yds / 21 m approx of C2 for tassels if desired
NEEDLES & NOTIONS
US size 6 / 4 mm circular needles, 24" / 60 cm long
Always use a needle size that gives you the gauge listed, as every knitter's gauge is unique.
Tapestry needle, 2 safety pins, cable needle (cn), 6 stitch markers, blocking wires useful but not essential.
20 sts and 32 rows = 4" / 10 cm in Double Garter Stitch blocked
DNA Cable Chart measures 3.75” / 9.5 cm wide and 6” / 15 cm deep