Sometimes you just need a big, easy project to ease the winter blues. With so many options, we’re opting for big squishy shawls as the best way to stay warm and stay knitting, no matter the weather.
The Distinction Shawl is a great quick knit for these chilly days- with three colors you can play around with all kinds of combinations. The stripes and simple lace work will keep you engaged, and you’ll be wrapped up in no time. Perfect for that extra layer at home or back in the office. If you’ve been in the shop lately you’ve seen our sample made with Handspun Hope:
One Size. 62″ Across/ 30″ from cast on edge to cast off edge
GAUGE: 12 sts and 18 rows in stockinette (unblocked)
NEEDLES: 8mm (US 11) 32″ or longer circular needles
NOTIONS: , stitch marker, cable needle, darning needle.
YARN: MC1 – 130 yards, MC2 – 130 yards, MC3- 130 yards (Three colors total)
Our yarn selection:
Handspun Hope: A wonderful, squishy yarn, Handspun Hope is a ministry working with women in Northern Rwanda to card, spin, and dye the yarn. We love the soft colors produced through the all-natural dying process, and how they play out in this shawl.