The Touchstone Shawl by Laura Aylor is a good first shawl, which can be knitted in either fingering or dk weight yarn (Alecia will help you choose yarn and cast on during the first class session). Learn a basic increase and lace pattern and watch your shawl grow as you knit!
Skill Level: Adventurous Beginner
Experience Required: Cast-on, knit and purl
Special Techniques: Learn basic increases and a lace pattern
- Yarn: 560 - 674 yards of dk yarn, or 800-900 yards of fingering weight yarn
- Needles: US 6 (for fingering weight) or US 7 (dk weight) circular needles, 40" long
- Stitch markers
Price: $40 for 3 two-hour classes with Alecia (includes pattern)