Do we dare call this a shawl? Bridge Street by Lana Jois, is the
urban-chic, updated shawl of yester-year. With a dramatic wingspan, stunning interlocking cables, and architectural lines, this is a shawl-scarf-wrap is appealing across generations. Bridge Street is worked end-to-end, starting with one stitch and finishing with the grandly cabled border.
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Type: Printed Pattern (8.5" x 5.5" booklet)
Designer: Lana Jois
Skill Level: 3 out of 5
Yarn: Hudson + West Co. Forge (70% U.S. Merino / 30% U.S. Corriedale; 235 yds [214 m]; 3.5 oz. [100g]): aspen (natural white), 3 (3) skeins.
67 (78)” [170 (198) cm] finished width, 25 (31)” [63.5 (79) cm] finished depth.
Size US 7 (4.5 mm): 32” (80 cm) circs.
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Stitch markers or locking stitch markers (m); cable needle (cn); tapestry needle.
17 sts and 19 rows = 4” (10 cm) in body stitch pattern.
Lace; chart reading; cabling with (or without) a cable needle; increasing and decreasing.
About the Designer
Lana Jois loves to knit! Sweater or shawl, texture or lace. She is happiest when knitting lace but is always experimenting with technique and construction. Her work has appeared in Interweave Knits, Knitscene, Knit.wear, Pom Pom Quarterly, and Twist Collective. Find more of her designs on her Ravelry designer page, https://www.ravelry.com/designers/lana-jois.