leaves shawlKnit Leaves Shawl.

This shawl can be used also as baby blanket.

Design shawl are 2 layers of triangles and then work flounce joined into both thickness.

Materials:

350 g wool yarn DK white.

Needles size 2.5 mm

Hook size 2 mm.

2 m of 2-cm wide white satin ribbon.

Used patterns:

  • Pattern 1: garter st
  • Pattern 2: st st
  • Pattern 3: rev st st
  • Pattern 4: strips:
    • Row 1 and 4: knit
    • Row 2 and 3: pirl
  • Pattern 5: fantasy:
    • Row 1-8: garter st
    • Row 9-12: st st
    • Row 13: *knit 2 tog, yo*
    • Row 14: knit
    • Row 15 and 16: knit
  • Pattern 6: Leaves. Work over charts A, B, C, D and E.

chart A chart B Chart C Chart D chart E

  • Pattern 7: lace. Work over lace chart.

leaves shawl lace chart

Gauge: 16 sts and 30 rows = 5 cm, using pattern 4.

FIRST TRIANGLE.

With needles cast on 10 sts.

Row 1: 3 sts in pattern 3, yo, 1 st in pattern 4, yo, 2 sts in pattern 3, yo, 1 st in pattern 4, yo, 3 sts in pattern 3.

On next and all WS, work knit tbl into yo and taking sts into pattern 4.

Cont, increasing 4 sts on every odd rows, and working 1 yo after first 3 sts, 1 yo at each side of 2 center sts and 1 yo before last 3 sts.

Work 218 rows (= 444 sts).

Loosely cast off all sts.

SECOND TRIANGLE.

With needles cast on 8 sts.

Row 1: p3, yo, p2, yo, p3.

Next row: k3, work purl tbl into yo, k2, work purl tbl into yo, k3.

Set-up sts as folls: 3 sts in pattern 3, yo, 1 st over chart A, yo, 2 sts in pattern 3, yo, 1 st over chart A, yo, 3 sts in pattern 3.

Cont inc 4 sts on every RS and working 1 yo after first 3 sts, 1 yo at each side of 2 center sts and 1 yo before last 3 sts. On WS work knit tbl into yo. Work in pattern 3 over sts between two leaves and work in pattern 4 over sts on the sides of the leaves.

In row 19 begin 4 new leaves (chart B of pattern 6): one after first 3 sts, one at each side of  2 center sts and one before last 3 sts. There are 8 sts in pattern 3 between each of these leaves on the row 1.

Begin 4 new leaves on every 18th row as folls:

Row 19, 37: chart B.

Row 55, 73: chart C.

Row 91, 109, 127: chart D.

Row 145, 163, 181: chart E.

Completed last leaves work 2 rows in pattern 2 on all sts and loosely cast off sts.

leaves shawl

FLOUNCE.

With needles cast on 45 sts and work 1256 rows as folls: 15 sts in pattern 7, 26 sts in pattern 5 and 4 sts in pattern 1. Loosely cast off all sts.

FINISHING.

Notes: for crochet terms: this pattern is written in American English.

Superimpose two triangles WS against WS and using hook, join them at top with sc.

Trim two other sides as folls:

Row 1: sc, joining both triangles, at end work ch6 and turn.

Row 2: 2 dbl tr tog, *ch4, skip next 3 sts, 1 dbl tr in next st, ch4, skip next 3 sts, 3 dbl tr tog all in next st*, rep between ** to end, working at point of shawl 2 group of 3 dbl tr tog, ch1, turn.

Row 3: 4 sc in each ch space. Fasten off.

Sew outside edge of flounce to crocheting trim with invisible stitches, fitting at point.

Thread ribbon through holes of row 2 and secure at each ends.

Translated by Knittingglobal.com from Spanish.