Thebe has the look of a top-down triangular shawlette worn with the point in front, kerchief style, but the fact that it’s a loop prevents it from slipping off. I love this style for cycling or walking on our windy beaches.
The ribbing at the top is worked first, in the round, then the “shawl” portion is worked back and forth beginning with a few stitches. Yarnovers at the edges and centre create a triangle shape. Decreases are worked at the end of each row to join the triangle portion to the ribbed band. When all of the ribbing stitches have been consumed, the cowl continues in the round with a fun smocked chevron pattern followed by an effective geometric lace edging featuring little textured knots. The edge blocks out into sharp points.
22 sts and 36 rows = 4" / 10cm in st st in the round with larger needle
1 size available
Finished circumference at bottom: 54” /142cm
Finished circumference at top: 24” / 61cm
Finished length at centre front: 20” / 50cm
Finished length at centre back: 61/2 “ / 16cm
437 yds/ 400m of fingering weight yarn with good stitch definition and nice drapeShown in Callisto (55% superwash BFL, 45% silk, 437 yds / 400m, 100g)
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