Hug of the Forest

Hug of the Forest lace shawl knitting pattern
Hug of the Forest lace shawl knitting pattern
Hug of the Forest lace shawl knitting pattern
Hug of the Forest lace shawl knitting pattern
Hug of the Forest lace shawl knitting pattern
Hug of the Forest lace shawl knitting pattern

Hug of the Forest

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The Hug of the Forest shawl is a big, half circle shawl for the cold winter evenings. Is is knitted top-down, with three sections. Charted instructions are used. 

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The shawl can be knitted in two sizes, small and large. 
FINISHED MEASUREMENT (blue sample): 78” X 12” 200 cm X 80 cm

SKILL LEVEL: advanced beginner. Lace knitting, chart reading, increases, decreases.

GAUGE: not necessary. 
However you have to take into consideration that using thinner or thicker yarn and needle, your shawl will be smaller or larger. Furthermore the choice of the yarn may influence the required yarn quantity.

YARN 
The original version (blue) is knitted from: 3 balls of Barka Vasárnap (200m/50g; 218yard/50g, 80% wool, 20% cashmere), color: Muszlin
600m/654yard, I used US size 6 4mm, 32” 80cm needle. 
SMALLER VERSION needs: 430m/470yard from this yarn.

YARN USED IN SAMPLES
green - large: Barka Libikóka, 740m, 205X75cm
white (ultragold) - Barka Vasárnap/Sonntag, 400m - 
white (fonix) - small: Classic Yarn Baby Lux, 520m - 171cmx67cm
purple - large: Barka Esti Mese, 510m - 120cmx50cm
braun-green - large: Barka Libikóka, 
türkis - large: Barka Kolibri, handdyed by me, 495m, 150x55cm