Melrós

This little shawl was designed by Guðrún Hannele with Love Story yarn in mind. Used double, the very fine yarn shows a subtle grading by mixing together different colors. 

Yarn used: Love Story

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Melrós, pattern in English

6 €

kit

Melrós KIT (wool without pattern)

48 €

More information

Hélène tells us more about the pattern

This little shawl was designed by Guðrún Hannele with Love Story yarn in mind. Used double, the very fine yarn shows a subtle grading by mixing together different colors. 

Hannele is the owner of Storkurinn, one of the nicest yarn shops in Reykjavík, where of course, she stocks Love Story and Gilitrutt

 

Wool, sizes  & info

The pattern

Size: height at center 50 cm / 20”, wingspan 134 cm / 53”

Yarn: Love Story from Hélène Magnússon, pure new wool, 100% Icelandic lambswool, fine lace weight, 1 ply, 25 g skein =225 m / 246 yds

4 colors: Natural grey, Askja blue, Anis green, Natural white, 1 skein each

Gauge: 10 cm / 4“= 18 sts and 27 rows in St st

Needles: 3.5 mm / US 4 circular needle

Notions: 6 markers, darning needle 

Techniques: 

The shawl is knitted from the top down with Love Story yarn held double with different colors. It is shaped with increases on each side at the borders (kfb) both on right and wrong sides, as well as in the middle on right side only (yo on both sides of the center sts). Markers are important to follow instructions.

Pattern: once you've made your payment, you will receive an email with a link to download the pattern PDF in English language. We don't send patterns by snailmail.

Kit: includes the yarn but not the pattern that has to be purchased separately. Kit doesn’t include the needles and notions. Shipping costs are not included in the price. 

Errata: no mistake has been found in this pattern