Marin

Bestselling architectural crescent shawl
A decade later and this is still the perfect summer shawl! In collaboration with our friend, and talented designer, Nidhi Kansal, we have worked on updating Marin to have clearer instructions and more inclusive sizing options. 

Details

Skills for knitting this project

Build your skills by following the links to our clear step-by-step tutorials.

  • knitting, purling
  • casting on
  • binding off
  • working flat
  • cabling (using a chart or written directions)
  • make one increases
  • k2tog decreases
  • ssk decreases
  • short rows

Gauge

24 sts and 34 rows = 4" / 10cm in st st.

Supplies

Yarn

437(765) yds / 400(700)m of fingering or sport weight yarn with good drape that blocks well.

Larger size is better suited to fingering weight yarn.

The Uncommon Thread Heavenly Fingering (70% Superfine Alpaca, 20% Silk, 10% Cashmere, 437 yds /400m, 100g) in Ripe Plum. }}

Needles and notions

US 5 / 3.75mm straight or circular needles.}}


Sizing


Original small (large) Approximate length at top edge: 45(64)" / 114(160)cm Approximate depth: 13(17)" / 33(42.5)cm

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