Sea Mist

“My inspiration was the rugged textural landscape of the Cornish coastline where we spend many holidays. I was especially interested in the way the sea mist rises up and cloaks the landscape, covering and moving between the rocks. The lace weight brioche section is light an airy and highlights the structure of the stitch whereas the heavier Shetland wool speaks more of the rustic land.”

This asymmetric triangle shawl begins at the right side point. Alternating between ribbed lace and single colour brioche which turns into two colour brioche between the 4ply and lighter lace weight yarn. Finally a light lace weight single colour brioche section is worked.

Finished Measurements
Top Edge Length: 93” / 236 cm. Bottom Edge Length: 63.5” / 162 cm. Bind-Off Edge Length: 45.5” / 116 cm.Depth: 22.5” / 57 cm.

Yarn: Yarn A: 6 balls of 2ply Jumper Weight by Jamieson & Smith (100% Shetland wool, 125 yds / 115 m – 25 g), colourway FC12. Or approx. 744 yds / 680 m of fingering weight yarn.
Yarn B: 1 ball of Silk + Kid Mohair by Onion (40% mulberry silk, 60% kid mohair, 262 yds / 240 m – 25 g), colourway 3001. Or approx. 253 yds / 230 m of lace weight yarn. Needles: US 6 / 4 mm 32” / 80 cm circular needle.


16 sts x 23 rows to 4” / 10 cm with yarn A in single colour brioche, after blocking.
16 sts x 26 rows to 4” / 10 cm with yarn A in ribbed lace, after blocking.

Photography: Laine Publishing

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