Selata Shawl

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Selata Shawl
Selata Shawl
Selata Shawl
Selata Shawl
Selata Shawl

Selata Shawl

Selata is worked from the top down, with increases placed so that a squared off bottom hem emerges. To this edge I added a lacy ruffle and to that an optional beaded lace bind off!  You can work Selata either in one color, or two as I have done.  The pattern is written in two sizes, and includes detailed yardage information for both versions.

Materials
650 (820) yards of fingering weight yarn
Small- Solid- 650 yards
          Two Color- 400 yards ruffle color,
                          200 yards contrasting color
Large- Solid- 820 yards
          Two Color- 520 yards ruffle color,
                          300 yards contrasting color

YARN USED
Beaded Version-
Sweet Georgia Yarn Cash Luxe Fine (70% Merino Wool, 20% Cashmere, 10% Nylon; 4 oz. [113 g]/ 375 yards [343 m]) 1 sk Ultraviolet
String Theory Caper Sock (80% Merino Wool, 10% Cashmere, 10% Nylon; 4 oz. [113 g]/ 400 yards [366 m]) 1 sk Oban
Blue Version-
Valley Yarns Charlemont (60% Merino Wool, 20% Silk, 20% Nylon; 3.5 oz [100 g]/ 439 yards [400 m]) 1 sk Teal Blue, 1 sk Whipple Blue

US size 5 [3.75 mm] 32” or longer circ needles or size needed to obtain gauge
Tapestry needle

Optional-
330 (384) Size 6 glass seed beads; approx. 32 (38) grams
Dental floss threader (for stringing on beads)

Gauge
20 sts/40 rows (20 ridges) = 4 inches in garter stitch, blocked

Finished Measurements
Approx. 52 (60) inches at wingspan by 13 (14.5) inches long at center

 

Pattern is delivered electronically upon purchase in PDF format.  You will need Adobe Reader to view/print this pattern.

Please contact a Nelkin Designs stockist if you would like to purchase a hard copy of this pattern.

No duplicating except for personal use.  Please do not copy and share with your friends or colleagues; each sale of a pattern helps support my designing.  Items knit from this pattern may not be sold except with permission of the designer.