Search Term

Enter a search term (optional)


Select One (optional)



Show only printer-friendly patterns

Difficulty Level

Select One (optional)

Yarn Weight

Select One (optional)

Knitting Needle Size

Select as many as you like (optional)

  • 1 or 2.25 mm
  • 2 or 2.75 mm
  • 3 or 3.25 mm
  • 4 or 3.5 mm
  • 5 or 3.75 mm
  • 6 or 4 mm
  • 7 or 4.5 mm
  • 8 or 5 mm
  • 9 or 5.5 mm
  • 10 or 6 mm
  • 10.5 or 6.5 mm
  • 11 or 8 mm
  • 13 or 9 mm
  • 15 or 10 mm
  • 17 or 12.75 mm
  • 19 or 15 mm
  • 35 or 19 mm
  • 50 or 25 mm
  • Circular Knitting Needles
  • Double-Pointed Knitting Needles (DPNs)


Free Offer
Cozy Free Shawl Patterns: 7 Knitted Shawl Patterns Perfect for Fall

Have instant access to some of the hottest shawl patterns for the new season with this FREE eBook! Colorful and cozy, knitted shawl patterns make the transition between seasons virtually seamless.

Bonus: Get our newsletter & special offers for free. We will not share or sell your email address. View our Privacy Policy

Unbelievably Easy Shawl

By: Crafts from the Cwtch

(4 Votes)


Grab a couple skeins of your most colorful sock yarn and get ready to create a knit shawl pattern that's perfect for a variety of seasons. The Unbelievably Easy Shawl is ideal for newer knitters who are looking to expand their project lists to something beyond just scarves. If you can handle knitting yarn overs and the garter stitch, this lovely shawl is dying to be you next project.

Unbelievably Easy Shawl
Unbelievably Easy Shawl
This image courtesy of


Knitting Needle Size: 6 or 4 mm, Circular Knitting Needles

Yarn Weight: (1) Super Fine (27-32 stitches to 4 inches)

Your Recently Viewed Projects

Love these projects? Get MORE delivered to your Inbox – FREE Click Here!

I have not made this yet so I cannot rate it.

Include a Photo Include a Photo

Click the button above or drag and drop images onto the button. You can upload two images.

Cancel Reply to Comment

Thanks for your comment. Don't forget to share!

This shawl is very pretty, but it does look more like a small scarf than a shawl. I'm new to knitting so I don't think I'm ready for this pattern, but I am saving it for the future. I love scarves, and I make loom knit scarves year round.

I've noticed the same thing, a tendency to call triangular scarves "shawls," not sure why. It's not the kind of shawl you can snuggle in on a cold day, I guess more of a fashion accessory.

I made this shawl a little while ago. Its very pretty, but it took me forever and came out really small. It looks more like a scarf than a shawl. Am I doing something wrong? Ive only been knitting for a short time (since September) and Im wondering, could I have used thicker yarn and bigger needles to make this more shawl-like?

I love the simplicity of this easy to knit shawl. The combination of the plain and variegated sock yarn provides a lot of interest in the simple design. I am certain that this could be scaled up to knit with a heavier weight yarn and bigger needles since the shawl starts with just a few cast on stitches. I do like the light an airy nature of the sock yarn though and will check my stash to see what I have available.

I still am not overly interested in shawls as such, but this looks wonderful as a scarf so I have to knit - and for myself of course if a friend wants it for Christmas, I can be bribed


Report Inappropriate Comment

Are you sure you would like to report this comment? It will be flagged for our moderators to take action.

Thank you for taking the time to improve the content on our site.

Newsletter Signup

Free Newsletter!

Subscribe to the Knit Picky Patterns newsletter for free knitting patterns, how-to knitting tutorials, product reviews, knitting tips, and special offers.

Please Wait

Thanks for signing up

Sorry, we could not sign you up.

Something worth saving?

Register now for FREE to:

  • SAVE all your favorite patterns
  • ADD personal notes
  • QUICKLY reference your patterns


Connect With Us

Facebook Google Plus Twitter Pinterest
Twitter Blog Email RSS

About Us Advertise Contact Us FAQ Keyword Index Privacy Policy Share Your Project Subscribe Terms of Service Unsubscribe

---- 1 ----


Images from other crafters

There are currently no images from other crafters.