Basilica Shawl Kit by Cecily Grove Yarns
This a the kit to make the Basilica Shawl - a knitted shawl by Justyna Lorkowska using Merlen.
Each kit includes 3 skeins of Merlen in colors: Whisper, Basalt, and Patina as well as a Ravelry download code.
A soft single ply merino and linen blend yarn with texture and a gentle tweedy haze. The natural linen gives the yarn a textured finish with subtle drape.
It is ideal for trans-seasonal items such as cowls, shawls and lightweight tops.
Finished dimensions: approx. 181cm/71.25” wide and 80 cm/31.5” long to bottom point.
3 skeins of Merlen by Cecily Grove Yarns (90% merino, 10% linen; 360m per 100g). Shown in colorways: C1 – Basalt, C2 – Whisper, C3 – Patina, 1 skein each.
Needles (not included)
3.5 mm circular needle (80 cm).
3.25 mm circular needle (80 cm).
Other (not included)
tapestry needle for weaving ends.
24 sts and 34 rows = 10 cm/4” in Garter st measured flat after wet blocking.
The gauge isn’t crucial on this project, but differences will affect the finished size as well as the required yardage.