Burnish Shawl

Yarn:  Six and Seven Fiber Alfalfa (80% SW merino / 10% cashmere / 10% nylon) – fingering weight
1 skein (382 yds/ea) in colors Au Lait (C1), Lichen (C2), and Lava (C3)

Needles: US 6s

Wingspan: 76″
Width at spine (deepest point of shawl): 26″

Gauge: 20 sts x 29 rows = 4″ in stockinette stitch

PATTERN:
C/O with C1 – work 11-st garter tab

Set-up (WS):  K3, pm, p2, pm, k1, pm, p2, pm, k3

Pattern 1:
R1 (RS):  K3, sm, m1L, k to m, m1R, sm, k1, sm, m1L, k to m, m1R, sm, k3
R2 (WS):  K3, sm, m1L, p to m, sm, k1, sm, p to m, m1R, sm, k3

Rep Pattern 1 until work measures 8”

Pattern 2:
R1 (RS):  K3, sm, m1L, k to m, m1R, sm, k1, sm, m1L, k to m, m1R, sm, k3
R2 (WS):  K3, sm, m1L, k to m, sm, k1, sm, k to m, m1R, sm, k3

Work Pattern 2 for a total of 10 rows

Cut C1 and join C2

Work Patttern 1 in C2 for 7”

Work Pattern 2 for a total of 10 rows

Cut C2 and join C3

Work Pattern 1 in C3 for 4”

Work Pattern 2 for a total of 10 rows

Knit one more row

Cast off loosely knitwise

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