Stephen West is kicking off his annual mystery shawl knit-a-long. We've gone through and pulled EIGHT kits for YOU!
You need 5 skeins, 2 of the main color and three contrast colors. The main color frames the contrast colors. All kits are in Songbird, 75% superwash merino & 25% nylon with 463 yards.
Clue 1 comes out Friday, Oct. 9. The overall shape and dimensions have not been revealed, but he does describe it as a large shawl similar in size to his Starflake and Speckle & Pop shawls. He also says that the pattern is filled iwth "entertaining stitch details and shaping techniques." There will be an option to stop early for a smaller shawl.
The shawl will be knit on a US size 4 circular 40" needle. Gauge should be 24 stitches and 36 rows to 4" in stockinette stitch.
To join the MKAL, purchase the pattern. All clues will be delivered to your Ravelry inbox. Once you have purchased the pattern, you will receive an introductory pdf and email. You will receive the firsst mystery section instructions on Friday, Oct. 9. Thereafter clues are released: Clue 2 - Friday, Oct. 16 Clue 3 - Friday, Oct. 23 Clue 4 - Friday, Oct. 30