Wrap yourself in a rainbow! The Sunset Shawl is a variation on Meghan Babin’s popular Sunset Slouch. This squishy garter stitch shawl features the same rainbow gradient worked in the original nine saturated color ways of Hudson + West Co. Weld.
Type: Digital Download
Designer: Meghan Babin
Skill Level: 4 out of 5
Yarn: Hudson + West Co. Weld (70% U.S. Merino / 30% U.S. Corriedale; 200 yds [183 m]; 1.76 oz. [50g]): MC - midnight (navy), 4 skeins; CC1 - fawn (natural beige); CC2 - lake (gray-blue); CC3 - juniper (medium green); CC4 - evergreen (dark green); CC5 - gold leaf (green-yellow); CC6 - red feather (burnt orange); CC7 - barn red (deep red); CC8 - cabernet (purple), 1 skein each.
100” [254 cm] wingspan, 21” [53.5 cm] deep.
Size A (for shawl): US 3 [3.25 mm] 32” [80 cm] circ.
Size B (for bind off): US 6 [4.00 mm] spare DPN.
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Tapestry needle; stitch markers (m).
20 sts and 40 rows = 4” [10 cm] in Garter Stitch on Size A needle.
About the Designer
Meghan Babin (she/her) is the co-founder of Hudson + West Co. She’s the former editor of Interweave Knits, knit.wear, and creator and editor of Wool Studio. She hails from the lower Hudson Valley region of New York where she currently lives, designs, and runs H+W HQ East. Her de- signs and creative work are largely inspired by the dichotomy between New York City and the wilds of the Hudson Valley. Follow her on Instagram @meggospurls. Find all her designs on Ravelry.