Inspired by research for my novel Beautiful Wreck, a time travel Viking love story.
includes instructions for Aran weight (shown) and DK/heavy fingering
size 10.5/6.5 mm or size 5/3.75 mm needles respectively
3-dimensional shawl, with deeply ruffled edges
written pattern, no chart
knits, purls and yarn overs only
no short rows, no other techniques involved
Inspired by the frilly, white lichens scattered everywhere around the Viking farm I visited in Iceland. This is a very simple pattern appropriate for a beginner-with-a-friend-to-answer-questions, yet also fascinating for more advanced crafters.