Merlot is a soft and light shawl with a shallow crescent shape that allows you to wraps yourself into it.
Variegated yarn will benefit from this design, as the solid stripes sequences highlight them.
The shawl is knitted from the top down, with increases at each rows.
The wave edging is knitted after, on 13 stitches, back and forth, including every other row 1 stitch of the shawl. This technique is fully explained with pictures.

  • Merlot-shawl09
  • Merlot-shawl12
  • Merlot-shawl05

Yarn type :

Gauge :
15 sts and 28 rows = 10cm / 4 inches in stockinette stitches

Needles :
4.5mm / US 7 circular needles at least 32” [80 cm] long. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge. You can use a 4.5mm / US7 double point needle for the edge (not mandatory).

Size :

350 mètres / 383 yards of Hedgehog fibers Sock or any fingering weight yarn: MC
350 mètres / 383 yards of Holst Garn Coast. or any fingering weight yarn: CC
The model is shown in Hedgehog Sock Boudoir (MC) and Holst Garn Coast Rosewood (CC).

Skill level :

Skills needed :
Know how to knit, purl, and make yarn over. Everything else is fully explained.

5,00 EUR – Buy
* prices are before VAT, automatically added by Ravelry.

Pattern content :

15 pages including : pattern explanations, and 10 pages of pictures to illustrate step by step all techniques required. Buying this pattern gives you a support by email for all your questions about the pattern or size/yarn choice.
See below for some screenshots of the pattern.

What they think about the pattern…

Great pattern. The lace pattern was surprisingly easy to memorise.


I love this shawl – it is incredibly beautiful


Few pattern screenshots:


Comments are closed.