For the Ultimate Sweater Machine®

Circle Shawl

designed by Kathy Perry

FINISHED SIZE
Approx diameter 70"/ 179 cm

YARN
NaturallyCaron.com Country (75% Microdenier Acrylic, 25% Merino Wool, 3oz/85g, 180 yds/170m): 24 ounces
Shown in: #0004 Green Sheen

KEY PLATE
USM/ISM KP#4 or appropriate tension to obtain gauge

Suitable for USM/ISM/Bond Classic or 6.5 to 9 mm knitting machine

ADDITIONAL MATERIALS
Claw weights
Yarn needle
J-10 (6 mm) crochet hook

GAUGE
In Stockinette stitch with KP 4, 15 sts and 18 rows = 4”/10 cm

STITCHES USED
Stockinette stitch (St st)

NEEDLES REQUIRED 100

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See Bond Buzz #60 for technique tips

SHAWL

  • First wedge: K 1 R. COL. *Put 4 end ndls on RHS into HP and work row. Put 1 additional ndl into HP and return carriage for 2nd row.* Cont working from * to * 23 additional times. Put all ndls into FWP, with latches open, and K 1 R slowly. RC=050.
  • Repeat first wedge 15 additional times. RC=800. Leave long tail end for grafting.
  • Change to WY and K 6 R. Remove work.
  • Graft sides together to form circle.

FINISHING

  • Close center hole by making running sts around edge. Gather tightly and secure.Add crochet to bottom of scarf.
  • Round 1: Sc around in every other st. Join end of round with sl st.
  • Round 2: Ch 1, sc in same st, *Ch 4, sc in next sc* around. Join with sl st.
  • Round 3: Sl st in the first ch space, *ch 6, sc in next loop* around. Finish off.
  • Weave in ends.
  • Block to measurements.
  • Lightly steam crochet to flatten.

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