• Product Description

      Alice is a squishy-soft, generously sized crescent shawl, knitted in yarn spun from Border Leicester, a lustrous, soft and silky fiber. Worked mostly in humble garter stitch, it makes a buoyant, inviting shawl for wrapping up in. The border’s lace pattern requires working the pattern on every row, not just right-side rows. But take heart: There aren’t so many stitches in the border panel and the knitting steps are predictable. After a few repeats, you'll be right at home and cruising along, regardless of which side is facing you.

      Finished Measurements
      72" [183 cm] wingspan and 17½" [44.5 cm] deep at center

      Stone Wool Border Leicester (Limited Edition, no longer available)
      100% Border Leicester wool; 328 yds [300 m] /100g skein
      3 skeins un-dyed, approximately 830 yd [760 meters]

      One 32" or 40" [80 or 100 cm] circular needle in size US 7 [4.5 mm]

      Stitch marker(s)
      Tapestry needle

      18½ sts and 40 rows = 4" [10 cm] in garter stitch, after blocking.

      Pam Allen

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