Quick and Easy Shawl
Knit a quick and easy yet elegant shawl to wrap up in the evenings. This free shawl knitting pattern from Patons is easy enough for beginners.
You can find this beginner knit pattern, along with several other easy knitting patterns, in our free eBook, Learn How to Knit for Beginners: 27 Easy Knitting Patterns.
- Yarn: Patons Allure (1.75 oz / 50 g) Ruby (04405) 7 balls
- Knitting Needle: Size 6½ mm (U.S. 10½) circular knitting needle or size needed to obtain tension.
Tension: 9 sts and 13 rows = 4 ins [10 cm] in garter st.
Cast on 139 sts.
Work 3 rows in garter st (knit every row), noting first row is WS.
Next row: (RS). K1. K2tog. Knit to last 3 sts. K2tog. K1.
Next row: Knit.
Rep last 2 rows to 69 sts.
Cast off 3 sts beg every row to 3 sts.
Next row: K3tog. Fasten off.
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