Indulge Yourself Shawls Collection

Opal Dream

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The treasured opal comes in the palest of shades with a translucent quality that suggests a rainbow of subtle colours. But sometimes, depending on how it has been formed, it displays the strongest of hues, in blues and greens and purples. 

The Opal Dreams shawl is worked from the bottom up in two coordinating colourways. You can decide for yourself which version of "opal" you are and work your shawl in your preferred colours. 

There are two sizes for the pattern: shawlette or full-size shawl (shown pictured). Techniques 

The full-size shawl sample pictured is worked with Hand Maiden Fine Yarn Casbah, 80% merino, 10% nylon, 10% cashmere, 325 m./355 yds. per 115 g. skein, colours "Hemlock"(MC) and "Walnut" (CC). 


Specifications

Sizes: Shawlette: 127 cm./50 in. long (from tip to tip) and 48 cm./19.4 in deep Shawl: 155 cm./61 in. long (from tip to tip) and 57 cm./22.8 in. deep

Level of Difficulty: Intermediate

Suggested Yarn: Fingering or sport weight yarn in the follow amounts: Main Colour (MC): 325 m./355 yds. (425 m./465 yds.) Contrast Colour (CC): 300 m./328 yds. (325 m./355 yds.)

Needles: 4.0 mm. (US 6)

Gauge: 20 sts and 26 rows = 10 cm./4 in. square in Pattern Stitch This pattern is part of the Indulge Yourself Shawls Collection. 

 Ravelry version of this pattern is available here and full collection here.

Purchase Pattern: $12.00 CAD

Purchase Collection: $39.95 CAD

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