Knit Angora Ribbon Shawlette. Uses one strand of Ribbon yarn: Approximate, 50g 109 yards. One strand of Angora or Angora blend Yarn: Approximate 25g, 116 yards.
Substitute Soft fuzzy yarn in worsted weight. Brushed Mohair works well, too. Carry novelty ribbon optional.
Long Circular needle size US 17
Working with 1 strand of each yarn held together throughout.
M1 Make one, Knit in front and knit in back of loop, increasing 1 stitch. YO Yarn overs
Cast on 3 sts Turn, Knit 1, M1, Knit 1 (4 sts) Turn, Knit 1, M1, K2 (5 sts) Turn, Knit 1, M1, K1, M1, K1 (7 sts) Turn, Knit 1, M1, k2, M1, K1 (8 sts)
Continue Garter stitch row for 10 rows total.
Garter Stitch Row: Knit the first stitch. M1 increase in the second and next to the last stitch on each row. Increasing 2 stitches each row.
Begin pattern as follows: Row 1 K1 * YO K1 repeat from * to end of row. Row 2 Knit across dropping the yarnovers Row 3-5: Knit garter stitch row.
Repeat pattern 5 times ending with a garter stitch row and about 4 yds remain for loose cast off.
With remain ribbon make three 6 inch tassles and sew onto shawl points.
For larger shawl or added fringe double yarn amounts. Click here to Order Angora Yarn