Ambah O'Brien - Lilli Pilli Shawl
Please note this pattern is physical copy and not a PDF but it DOES come with a download code.
Lilli Pilli is a beautiful Australian plant whose deep magenta berries inspired the colors of this shawl.
Worked on the bias, in three fun colors; two striped together contrasted with a third for the lace sections. Lilli Pilli is fun to knit, and works up big and cozy. There are so many ways to use color in this project ? let your stash out to play!
The pattern includes both written and charted instructions for the lace section.
23 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in garter st
US 5 / 3.75mm long circular needles to hold a large number of sts (shawl is worked flat)
1240 - 1260 yards (1134 - 1152 m)
Length 73” / 185cm Width 16” / 40cm
Measurements taken after blocking. See Schematic.
Fingering Weight / 4-ply
Main Colour (MC): 420yd / 384mContrasting Colour 1 (CC1): 420yd / 384mContrasting Colour 2 (CC2): 420yd / 384m
Sample shown in: Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light (100% merino, 420yds / 384m per skein), MC Smokestack, CC1 Antler, CC2 Coquette.