Two different lace patterns are worked in this airy shawl. Bands of garter stitch in the contrast color separate the tiers of the lace. Rowley is worked from the back neck downward and outward. The lace pattern is given in both written and charted forms so you can follow your preference. Finished measurements are 72" across and 29" deep after blocking. Berroco has given this Brenda York design a difficulty rating of intermediate.
Mantra Stonewash is a soft silk yarn a distinctive "stonewash" look. It has a smooth surface that shows off lace stitches like in Rowley and has the perfect drape for a shawl. It is a DK-weight yarn and is knit at 5.5 stitches per inch in stockinette in this design.
The kit includes the pattern and the yarn. For this project you will also need:
- 40" or longer circular needle in US size 6 OR SIZE NEEDED TO OBTAIN GAUGE
If you adjusted the size above to get gauge, adjust the needle below correspondingly.
- spare needle, any type, size 7 for bind-off
- tapestry needle
Rowley is shown in Mantra Stonewash main color 4498 Earth with 4497 Mountain for the accent. If you'd like your shawl to be in the same colors, simply order the kit above. To pick different colors, see our Mantra Stonewash page to view the options. Then return to this page, order the kit, and specify your two color choices in the box above. Please specify which is the main color.