Vertical and horizontal textures are displayed in the Rebuck Shawl. An easy-to-memorize Eyelet Rib runs at right angles to a Horizontal Rib.
The shawl begins with a few stitches and increases along one edge to create the asymmetrical triangle.
The instructions for the Set up and Eyelet Rib Section are both written and charted; the instructions for the Eyelet Rib and Horizontal Rib Section are written only.
Skill level: Intermediate
Size: One size: wingspan is approx. 45" and depth at center approx. 19", after blocking.
You will need:
- Two skeins of Liverpool Fingering. Sample shown in Straw.
- US size 5 (3.75 mm) 32" circular needle. Shawl is worked flat; the circular needle accommodates the large number of stitches.
- Removable stitch marker
- Blocking wires (optional but recommended)
- Yarn needle