winter in Creuse designed by Hélène Marcy

Next in the series of Creuse Shawls is the winter shaded version.

Hélène has designed a chic simple garter-stitch striped shawl fully emphasising the intriguing mix of naturally dyed colours and the wonderful soft drape of our lace-weight wool.

The result is a large, light and luminous shawl which wraps your neck and shoulders with the earthy shades of winter. To be worn all year round for warm and chic style.

Dimensions after blockage

220 cm wingspan x 90 cm at the point.

Needles

  • Circular needle 3.25mm, with your longest long cable.
  • 4 markers.

Stitches used

  • Garter stitch - every row knit.

  • Simple increases.

The kit consists of

  • A 7 page knitting pattern in English with written instructions and charts. Please note that this is the Fall in Creuse pattern with an additional sheet for the Winter colours.

  • Renaissance Dyeing lace-weight merino. 6 x 250m hanks in the following colours :

  • 1907 (blue-grey)

  • 1608 (light turquoise)
  • 1904 (donkey grey)
  • 1408 (light olive)
  • 1911 (cinder)
  • 0912 (copper beach)

Substitution possible : You can choose any colours you like from our large naturally dyed lace-weight range

If you would like to change your colours please let us know at the time of your order by emailing us through our contact page, telling us the names or numbers of the colours you would prefer.