8-Hour Lace Shawl Knitting Pattern
This lovely lace shawl pattern is truly so simple to knit, and it comes together in no time!
This 8 Hour Lace Shawl is a great knitting pattern that you can whip up in one weekend. This makes a great last-minute gift around the holidays or a prayer shawl for someone in need, and it will definitely get some use.
Plus, this knit shawl pattern is actually really easy to recreate, and it a good shawl to start off on if you haven't made very many shawls before. Because this particular lace stitch is a two-row lace stitch, it's also a very relaxing pattern. After a few repeats, you'll practically be able to knit this shawl in your sleep. Lace knitting doesn't have to be difficult!
The video tutorial shows you how to get started on making this DIY shawl, and how to make it all the way through to the end. Definitely a knitting pattern worth making!
Knitting Needle Size17 or 12.75 mm
Yarn Weight(5) Bulky/Chunky (12-15 stitches for 4 inches)
Gauge5 sts x 6 rows = 4” in lace pattern. Gauge not critical for this pattern
Finished Size22” x 62”
- 4 skeins of yarn | Featured in this Video: Lion Brand Hometown USA #105 Detroit Blue
- Knitting needles
Cast on 39 sts.
Border: Knit 9 rows.
Row 1 (RS): K5, k2tog, yo, *p1, k2tog, yo. Rep from * across until 5 sts remain, k5.
Row 2 (WS): K5, p2, *k1, p2. Rep from * across until 5 sts remain, k5.
Rep Rows 1 – 2 for pattern until work measures 60”, ending with a WS row.
Knit 9 rows.
Bind off in knit. Weave in all ends.
No better reason to make a shawl than for a person in need. Learn some really great tips and tricks for giving a prayer shawl here: Guide for Giving a Prayer Shawl
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