Odetta Shawl

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by Leila Raven


Top Edge Width: 77 in (196 cm)
Center Depth: 32 in (81 cm)
after wet blocking


Stone Wool Cheviot
(100% Cheviot wool; approx 180 yds (164 m) / 100 g skein)
4 skeins, shown in color Hematite 01
599 yds 548 m of Aran weight yarn


US 10.5 (6.5 mm) pair of straight or 32 in circular needle(s)
or size needed to obtain gauge


2 Stitch Markers
Tapestry Needle


12 sts & 22 rows = 4” 10 cm in reverse stockinette
after wet blocking


  • Shawl is worked flat from the top down and center out, beginning with a long-tail cast on.
  • Shawl increases at a rate of 4 stitches every RS row.
  • First and last stitch are kept in garter stitch throughout. Center spine stitch is kept in St st throughout.
  • Pay special attention to yarn overs occurring next to slipped stitches, taking care to work them in the correct order.
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