East Egg Shawl
Just before purchasing the yarn we drove by a 1920’s theatre all dressed up in a similar color scheme. From the shape and colors East Egg is inspired from Art Deco architecture and named for The Great Gatsby. This is the lace version of my popular West Egg Shawl.
Ellen Coy - Ellen Rose Knits
East Egg features simple lace knitting with both written instructions and charts. This shawl is knit from the center neck out using short rows to create its unique shape the drapes perfectly around the neck without the excess bulk.
A - 16.5” (42cm) B - 44” (112cm) C - 28” (71cm) D - 12” (30.5cm)
24 stitches and 44 rows = 4 inches (10 cm)
In garter stitch after blocking
U.S. 4 (3.5 mm) 40” circular
Fingering weight C1 - 400 yds/ 366 m C2 - 133 yds/ 122m C3 - 400 yds/ 366 m
Birch Tree Fiber Arts Co, Rock n Roll Sock, Fingering weight, 80% SW Merino/ 20% Nylon, 100g/400yds/ 366m
C1 - Pesca, 400 yds/ 366m
C2 - Lady Marmelade, 133yds/ 122m
C3 - Pesto, 400yds/ 366m
Budget Friendly Yarn Suggestion
Tech Edited by Jean Clement www.desertrosefiberarts.com