Zuni Shawl


Drawing upon the rich heritage of the Zuni people as weavers and artisans, this garter stitch shawl features a labyrinth-like edging that is reminiscent of traditional motifs while also creating a sleek, modern statement.

The triangular shawl is worked sideways and is knit in an elegant merino/silk/cashmere blend. The front face of the shawl features a graphic garter-and-stockinette pattern, and the back face of the shawl features a subtle, shadow-like pattern of garter stitch and reverse stockinette.

Finished, Blocked Dimensions:
Center back length: 13.5 (20) inches
Edge to Edge length: 42.5 (64) inches

Madelinetosh Pashmina (75% merino wool, 15% silk, 10% cashmere; 360 yds / 100 grams), colorway Candlewick, 1 (3) skeins

Size US 5 (3.75mm) needles, or size needed to obtain gauge

one yarn needle

24 stitches / 30 rows = 4″ in stockinette stitch AFTER blocking
24 stitches / 36 rows = 4″ in garter stitch AFTER blocking

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