Fae La Verte is a lightweight rectangular shawl or stole that is easy to knit and yet is sure to draw attention whether you wear it to upgrade a simple outfit or with a beautiful dress.
It is worked side to side and can therefore be easily adjusted to your preferred size.
22″ [56 cm] wide, 43.5″ [110 cm] long
Schachenmayr Tahiti (100 % cotton; 306 yards [280 meters]/50 grams): Color 7617 Bermuda, 3 balls;
Size US 3 (3.25 mm): straight and 24” circular
Optional: up to 7 stitch markers to mark repeats and border
22 sts and 38 rows = 4″/10 cm in garter stitch
Gauge is not crucial here, but it might affect the size of your finished shawl and how much yarn you need.
Please see our standard abbreviations.
This pattern can be easily adjusted to your preferred size, by just adding more length or adding/subtracting stitch repeats. Please be aware that your yarn use will be different if you change the pattern
Loosely CO 123 sts
Work 6 rows in garter stitch (knit every row).
Work reps of Rows 1-12 of chart until piece measures 43″ [108 cm] or desired length.
Work 6 more rows in garter stitch.
Loosely bind off and wet block to finished measurements.
About the Designer: Yvonne Becker
Yvonne is a bilingual knitwear designer from Germany.
When her son was born in 2004 she remembered her long forgotten knitting and crochet lessons and hasn’t stopped working with yarn since then.