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loops & threads® joy dk™ layered knit shawl

You deserve a treat, so why not make yourself this spring shawl, edged in lovely lavender? It’s knitted from super-soft Joy DK™ ombré and solid yarns, so all those gorgeous colors come pre-striped. You’ll find it’s a delight to make, as well as to wear, so don’t put it off. Let’s start now!
Step 1
Project Note: The number of Skeins needed to complete this project is 2 - Loops & Threads® Joy DK™ Multi Yarn – Tropical and 1 - Loops & Threads® Joy DK™ Solid Yarn – Lavender  

FINISHED MEASUREMENT: Length = 70".

GAUGE: 16 sts x 20 rows = 4"; save time and check your gauge.
 

INSTRUCTIONS:
 
With A, loosely cast on 132 sts.
 
Rows 1-3: Knit.
 
Row 4 (RS): Knit to last 2 sts, ssk.

Row 5: Knit.
 
Rows 6-7: Repeat Rows 4-5.
 
Rows 8-9: Knit.
 
Row 10: Knit to last 2 sts, ssk.
 
Row 11: Purl.
 
Rows 12-13: Repeat Rows 10-11.
 
Row 14: Knit to last 2 sts, ssk.
 
Row 15 (WS): Knit.
 
Row 16: *K2tog, yo; rep from * to last st, k1.

Row 17: Knit.
 
Row 18: Knit to last 2 sts, ssk.
 
Row 19: Purl.
 
Rows 20-21: Rep Rows 18-19.
 
Row 22 (RS): Knit to last 2 sts, ssk.
 
Repeat Rows 1-22, 5 more times, then repeat Rows 1-9 once more – 81 sts.
 
Cut A, join B.
 
With B, work rows 10-22, then repeat Rows 1-22, 9 more times – 4 sts.
 
Work Rows 1-9 once more – 2 sts.
 
Next Row: Ssk – 1 st.
 
Fasten off.   
 

Finishing: Weave in ends. Lightly block to open up fabric.
 

ABBREVIATIONS:
A = Tropical
B = Lavender
Dec’d = Decreased
K = Knit
K2tog = Knit 2 sts together (1 st dec’d)
Rep = Repeat(ing)
RS = Right Side
Ssk = Slip Slip Knit (1 st dec’d)
St(s) = Stitch(es)
WS = Wrong Side
Yo = Yarn Over
 
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  • 809187840
    You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10541454 
    $2.24
    ea.
    $4.49
    • Color: Tropical
    • Size: 3 oz
    • Color: Tropical
    • Size: 3 oz
    • Color: Tropical
    • Size: 3 oz
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  • 809187840
    You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10541440 
    $2.24
    ea.
    $4.49
    • Color: Lavender
    • Size: 3.5 oz
    • Color: Lavender
    • Size: 3.5 oz
    • Color: Lavender
    • Size: 3.5 oz
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