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Loie Shawl Kit (Pale Grey & Mustard) 2 Available

Loie Shawl Kit (Pale Grey & Mustard)


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Limited edition knitting kit, in exciting colour combinations hand-picked by Maddie. Make yourself a stylish Loie Shawl, which Maddie originally designed for Japanese knitting magazine Amirisu, now reworked for 4ply/fingering-weight yarn. SUITABLE FOR ADVENTUROUS BEGINNER UPWARD

Loie is a triangular shawl with an unusual and fun construction. Firstly, the main body of the shawl is knitted from side-to-side in a wide garter rib pattern. Then the stitches for the first border are picked up along the slipped stitch edge of the main body and stripes of the same garter rib are worked along the edge. Lastly, stitches are picked up along the remaining edge and worked in a simple lace patterning.

8 x 25g of Jamieson & Smith's 2ply Jumper Weight
(light 4ply/fingering-weight 115m per 25g; 100% Real Shetland Wool)
6 balls of main colour and 2 balls of contrast colour
Your choice of pattern:
- Yarn Only (no pattern)
- Yarn & Loie Shawl paper copy
- Yarn & Loie Shawl Pattern PDF email copy
- Yarn & Loie Shawl Pattern PDF via Ravelry (leave Ravelry username at checkout)
PDFs will be sent out within 72 hours.

Needles & Notions Required (not in kit): 3.75 mm (US 5 needle) & 4.5 mm (US 7 needle)
Finished Size: 225 cm (88.5") wide x 65 cm (25.5”) deep

Loie is a light and airy shawl named after dancer and choreographer Loie Fuller, an early 20th Century pioneer of modernist performance who danced whilst wearing voluminous pleated skirts.The idea of pleated fabric is suggested in the wide rib of the main body of the shawl, whilst movement is echoed in the eyelet and scalloped edge.

Techniques Involved:
knit two stitches together
purl two stitches together
slipping stitches
knit front & back increases
picking-up stitches

This item will be posted to you by Maddie Harvey Designs within 3 days of receiving payment.

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