Loop - Pop Spots Shawl pattern
Available as a kit!
Juju Vail for Loop, London This is a crescent-shaped shawl with pop-out spots.
Only one colour is worked at a time, stitches are then dropped to create the spots and texture.
Guidelines are given for needles and yardage.
Choose your needle size based on the tension of the fabric you like the look of; if you want it lacy, go loose if you want it cosy, tighten up.
Two or three contrasting colours of yarn (see table below for quantities):
Wollmeise Pure (4ply; 100% superwash merino; 525 m/575 yards per 150g)
Jamiesons' Shetland Spindrift 100% Wool - Shetland,115 yards(105 meters),25 grams (0.88 ounces)
Isager Highland Wool
3 colour version:
Dark Grey (4), Mauve (12) and Pale Grey (13)
Would work beautifully in any lovely 4 Ply, Fingering, or Sock weight yarn. Guidelines for approximate yarn amounts in lace or 4 Ply/fingering weight yarn:
Small: Body (MC) 170m/186yds Spots (CC) 130m/142yds Edging (CC) 150m/164yds
Large: Body (MC)250m/273yds Spots (CC) 250m/273yds Edging (CC) 230m/251yds
Needles: Circular needle, 80-100cm (32- 40in) long in size to suit the gauge
Gauge: 17 stitches and 17 rows = 4 inches in Pop Spot stitch
Shown in Wollmeise: body colour, Dani, spot and trim colour, Mon Cheri
Please note that this pattern is sold as a physical copy; it is not a PDF.
See here for any errata