Milk Thistle




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by Beatrice Mase

Milk Thistle is a textured kite-shaped shawl with a unique flower design by Béatrice Mase.

This shawl project will stretch your knitting skills and create a beautiful and unique piece of wearable art!

The shawl has been designed so that each shade of Cumbria Fingering has a different stitch pattern; garter and stockinette stitch in Scafell Pike, herringbone stitch in Fair Hill and a stunning flower stitch in Blackbeck.

Knit with Cumbria Fingering yarn:

England’s stunning north-western landscape with its deep blue lakes and sheep-grazed fells inspired this fingering-weight yarn made from fine Merino for softness, wool from the English Masham sheep for a beautiful heathered colour and Argentinian mohair for strength and lustre.

 
26 stitches and 52 rows = 4 inches in garter st with 3mm needles, before blocking
 
 
US 10½ - 6.5 mm
 
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
 
 
1312 yards (1200 m)
 
 
One size 87.5 cm (34.5 in) wingspan along top edge and 50 cm (19.5 in) deep
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