Sunrise is worked in 6 matching colours in mostly Garter Stitch. The transitions between the colours are made by slipping and twisting stitches. The shades go from a pale orange to dark orange/brown and has an lace ending in the brightest orange. The semi circular shape makes it easy to wear the shawl without the need of a pin.
Materials Yarn used: Sample is shown in Dutch Knitting Design’s Lelie. (70% mink/20% merino/ 10%silk, 327 yds/300 m per 50gr) You’ll need: C1: Poppy nr 2; 20gr (130yds/120m) C2: Poppy nr 4; 20gr (130yds/120m) C3: Poppy nr 8; 30gr (196yds/180m) C4: Poppy nr 10; 40gr (261yds/240m) C5: Poppy nr 12; 50gr (327yds/300m) C5: Poppy nr 6; 50gr (327yds/300m)
Needles: 1 US 5/3.75mm circular of length 40 in/100 cm. Cable needle Stitchmarkers: 5
Gauge 27 sts and 26 rows = 4 in /10 cm in pattern stitch.
Sizes Directions are given for 1 size: 26.75 in/68 cm from neck to bottom and a wingspan of 70.75 in/180 cm long.