With unusual shaping this rectangular wrap moves the geometric lace pattern every which way. Gold Rush Shawl is a combination of waving lines and simple stitch patterns for a finished shawl that is full of texture.
Finished Size 76” wide and 20 1/2” tall.
Manos del Uruguay Milo (65% merino wool, 35% linen; 380 yd [347 m]/3 1/2 oz [100 g]): #i2220 Roma, 3 balls.
Needles Size 7 (4.5 mm): 47” circular (cir). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions Markers (m); waste yarn for provisional CO; stitch holders; tapestry needle.
GAUGE 19 sts and 26 rows = 4”/10cm in lace patt.
The top panel of this shawl is worked back and forth from the center out, beginning with a provisional cast-on. Stitches are then picked up along one long edge of the top panel and worked back and forth in rows, working increases to maintain the rectangular shape. A circular needle is used to accommodate the large number of stitches.