Fresco Crescent shawl designed by Kieran Foley

A romantic crescent shawl designed by Kieran Foley inspired by frescos, mosaics and architectural details. Knit on 3.25mm/US3 needles with 9 colours of Merinos d’Arles Fingering from Renaissance Dyeing. This shawl combines intarsia lace with a chevron border divided by an open-work beaded band. 59 size 6 gold glass beads are added with a crochet hook to the band above the chevron border.

Dimensions:

approximately 167cm/66in across by 56cm/22in deep at centre back.

Gauge:

approximately 21 stitches and 28 rows = 10cm/4in in stocking stitch.

Needles

  • Circular needle 3.25mm / US3
  • 59, size 6 gold coloured glass beads not included in kit.

The kit consists of

  • A 10 page knitting pattern in English with written instructions and charts, which is sent in pdf form with your confirmation e-mail.

  • Renaissance Dyeing Merinos d'Arles. 9 x 25m hanks in the following colours :

  • beryl

  • jade
  • turquoise
  • aqua
  • rocher
  • indigo garance
  • la garance
  • blush
  • old rose

If you want just the pattern without the kit you can buy it on Kieran Foley's web-site