Caladenia Shawl MKAL - Seaside 1
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Kits available (yarn only) as preorder for the Caladenia Shawl Mystery Knit A long (MKAL) by Ambah O'Brien, will be dyed to order with an expected ship date of March 15. Available in 3 or 4 colors (options for both included in the pattern) of full skeins of Astrid. The colors follow Ambah's guidelines for contrast. Feel free to contact me with questions regarding color choices or to inquire about swapping colors.
- 70% merino :: 30% silk
- 438 yds per 100g :: high twist single ply
- gauge 26-28 st/4” :: needles us 3-5
- hand wash in cool water :: lay flat to dry for optimal care of hand knits
Knit along starts in early April and a new clue will be released every week for 5 weeks, MKAL goes through May 31.
The project is a top down triangular shawl, symmetrical and easy to wear. Knit with a little under 1200 yd/ 1100 m this will be a medium sized shawl
Pattern includes knitting short rows, simple lace and mosaic knitting, there will be tutorials and tips to help you out along the way and inspire you to try your hand at something new with this beautiful project.
Ambah's inspiration for this design is the gorgeous Australian Caladenia also known as the Spider Orchid, of which there are many beautiful variations.
Knit along in excellent company over in Ambah’s Ravelry group, there’ll be fun chat, support and great prizes to win, find the main MKAL thread here. Feel free to join in Ambah’s Facebook group and on social Media with the #ambahobrien #CaladeniaShawlMKAL tags.
See Ambah's blog post here, for more details.