Each Afterglow requires 1 skein of Hand Maiden Sea Silk.
Sea Silk: 70% Silk, 30% Seacell®; 3mm/US 2; 27 stitches/4″; 400m/437.4yds; 100g/3.53oz.
Gauge: not essential
Suggested Needles: US 4 – 3.5 mm; US 6 – 4.0 mm
Difficulty Level: Intermediate
Afterglow is light or radiance remaining in the sky after the sun has set.
“Afterglow” is an elegant and delicate shawl with a beautiful scalloped edging. This shawl would make a great accessory for any time of the year. The shawl is seamless and knitted bottom-up. The shawl would be a great project for an intermediate as well as experienced knitter.
The sample shawl in the photographs after blocking measures 130 cm (51 inches) for the straight edge on the top of the shawl and 51 cm (20 inches) for the height of the shawl at the center. You can easily make it bigger or smaller.