Straw into Gold


An elegant example of how bias knitting can create a luxurious shawl with exquisite drape.

Begin with a few stitches and, using the magic of strategically placed increases and decreases, you will feel as though you are knitting straw into gold.

The sample pictured is knit with 3 skeins of Handmaiden Fine Yarn Flaxen, 65% silk, 35% linen (250 m./273 yds. per 100 g. skein), colour "Wheat".






Size: 165 cm./66 in. long and 45 cm./18 in. wide
Level of Difficulty: Advanced Intermediate
Suggested Yarn: 750 m./820 yds. of sport weight or double knitting yarn
Needles: 4.0 mm. (US 6)
Gauge: 15 sts and 20 rows = 10 cm./4 in. square when knit in the Pattern Stitch

Pattern Price: $12.00 CAD

Purchase Pattern: $12.00 CAD