After purchase follow the links on my website to
download this PDF.
Sivia Harding shares the story behind her Liken
shawl..."Inspired by a beautiful and unique shelf lichen I brought home from
San Juan Island, WA, a veritable paradise. I tried to capture the drama and
flow of the island setting in the modulations of this design, which uses
three colors of yarn and includes colorwork, lace, and beads. I guarantee
you won’t be bored!"
Yarn: 1100 yards fingering weight, shown in Abstract
Fiber O’Keefe (light fingering weight, 80% merino, 20% silk, 400 yds/100 g).
Needles: US 4 (3.5mm)
Gauge: 28 stitches and 36 rows = 4" in stockinette
Beads Optional: 494 (38 grams) size 6/0 glass seed
beads, preferably Japanese. If you plan to use beads, please purchase a few