Materials:
Northbound Knitting Merino/Silk DK: (Metallurgy) 690 yards.
Size US 9 (5.5 mm) circular needle (or size needed to obtain gauge)
Tapestry needle

Gauge:
4 sts=1” in stockinette stitch
Finished Measurements:
(Post Blocking)

Note: Due to the unique shape of this shawl, I have included the measurements for the semi-circular
body of the shawl and the length of the largest point.
Length (At center point)= 20 ”
Width= 86”

Abbreviations Used:
K=Knit
RS=Right side
WS=Wrong side
St(s)=Stitch(es)
M1L=With left needle tip, lift strand between sts from front to back, knit into back of loop
M1R=With left needle tip, lift strand between sts from back to front, knit into front of loop
Kf&b=Knit into the front and back of same stitch
Yo=Yarn over
W&T=Wrap and Turn-Bring yarn to the front, slip one stitch from left hand needle to right, bring yarn
to the back and slip stitch back to left hand needle. Turn work and bring yarn to the back. (Or W&T
method of your preference.)

Directions:

Garter Stitch Section:
Cast on 5 sts.
Row 1 (RS): K1, kf&b, k1, Kf&b, k1. (7 sts)
Row 2 (WS): K all sts.
Row 3 (RS): K2, M1R, k1, M1L, k to last 3 sts, M1R, k1, M1L, k2.
Row 4 (WS): K all sts.
Repeat rows 3 and 4, 49 more times. (207 sts)

Drop Stitch Rows:
Row 1: (RS): K3, *yo, yo, k1; repeat from * to last 3 sts, k to end.
Row 2: (WS): K all sts, dropping all yos from previous row.
Repeat garter stitch rows 3 and 4 five times. (227 sts)
Repeat drop stitch rows 1 and 2 three times.

Point 1:
Row 1 (RS): K4, W&T.
Row 2 (WS): K all sts.
Row 3 (RS): K to 1 st past last wrapped st, W&T.
Row 4 (WS): K all sts.
Repeat rows 3 and 4 five more times. (7 sts wrapped)
Next row (RS): Bind off 17 sts knitwise.

Point 2:
Row 1 (RS): K4, W&T.
Row 2 (WS): K all sts.
Row 3 (RS): K to 1 st past last wrapped st, W&T.
Row 4 (WS): K all sts.
Repeat rows 3 and 4 eight more times. (10 sts wrapped)
Next row (RS): Bind off 23 sts knitwise.

Point 3:
Row 1 (RS): K4, W&T.
Row 2 (WS): K all sts.
Row 3 (RS): K to 1 st past last wrapped st, W&T.
Row 4 (WS): K all sts.
Repeat rows 3 and 4 thirteen more times. (15 sts wrapped)
Next row (RS): Bind off 33 sts knitwise.

Point 4:
Row 1 (RS): K4, W&T.
Row 2 (WS): K all sts.
Row 3 (RS): K to 1 st past last wrapped st, W&T.
Row 4 (WS): K all sts.
Repeat rows 3 and 4 twenty-four more times. (26 sts wrapped)
Next row (RS): Bind off 55 sts knitwise.
5

Point 5:
Row 1 (RS): K4, W&T.
Row 2 (WS): K all sts.
Row 3 (RS): K to 1 st past last wrapped st, W&T.
Row 4 (WS): K all sts.
Repeat rows 3 and 4 forty-five more times. (47 sts wrapped)
Next row (WS): Bind off all sts knitwise.

Finishing:
Weave in loose ends, wet block and lay out to desired size and shape to dry