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Hills and Valleys Lace Shawl

Difficulty level: *** Intermediate

Free Shawl Knitting Pattern

Materials: Classic Elite Yarns Firefly sport weight yarn (75% Rayon, 25% Linen) 155 yards (142 meters) / 50 g - 4 balls (shop for this yarn here!)
Needles: curcular 3 (3.25 mm)
Gauge:
17 sts = 4" (10 cm) after blocking

Directions:

Cast on 7 sts
Row 1 (wrong side): sl 1, purl 6 = 7 sts
Row 2: sl 1, k 1, m 1, k 1, m 1, k 1 (place a marker in this st. and move it on in each row), m1, k1, m1, k1, p1 = 11 sts
Row 3: sl1, p10 = 11sts
Row 4: sl1, k1, m1, k3, m1, k1 (marker), m1, k3, m1, k1, p1 = 15sts
Row 5: 1 sl, p14 = 15 sts
Row 6: sl1, k1, m1, k5, m1, k1(marker), m1, k5,m1, k1, p1 = 19sts
Row 7: sl1, p2, k5, p3, k5, p3 = 19sts
Row 8: sl1, k1, m1, k7, m1, k1(marker), m1, k7, m1, k1, p1 = 23 sts
Row 9: sl1, p22 = 23 sts
Row 10: sl1, k1, m1, k9, m1, k1(marker), m1, k9, m1, k1, p1 = 27sts
Row 11: sl1, p2, k9, p3, k9, p3 =27 sts
Row 12: sl1, k1, m1, k11, m1, k1(marker), m1, k11, m1, k1, p1 = 31sts
Row 13: sl1, p30 = 31 sts
Row 14: sl1, k1, m1, k13, m1, k1(marker), m1, k13, m1, k1, p1 = 35sts
Row 15: sl1, p2, k13, p3, k13, p3 = 35sts
Row 16: sl1, k1, m1, k15, m1, k1(marker, m1, k15, m1, k1, p1 = 39sts
Row 17: sl1, p38 = 39 sts
Row 18: sl1, k1, m1, k17, m1, k1(marker), m1, k17, m1, k1, p1 = 43sts
Row 19: sl1, p2, k17, p3, k17, p3 = 43sts
Row 20: sl1, k1, m1, k19, m1, k1(marker), m1, k19, m1, k1, p1 = 47sts
Row 21: sl1, p46 = 47sts
Row 22: sl1, k1, m1, (yo, k2tog) repeat 10 times,k1,m1, k1(marker), m1, k1, (k2tog, yo) repeat 10 times, m1, k1, p1 = 51sts
Row 23: sl1, p50 = 51sts
Row 24: sl1, k1, m1, k23, m1, k1(marker), m1, k23, m1, k1, p1 = 55sts
Row 25: sl1, p2, k23, p3, k23, p3 = 55sts
Row 26: sl1, k1, m1, k25, m1, k1(marker), m1, k25, m1, k1, p1= 59sts
Row 27: sl1, p58 = 59sts
Row 28: sl1, k1 m1, k27, m1, k1(marker), m1, k27, m1, k1, p1 = 63sts
Row 29: sl1, p2, k27, p3, k27,p3 = 63 sts
Row 30: 1 sl, k1, m1, k29, m1, k1(marker), m1, k29, m1, k1, p1 = 67sts
Row 31: sl1, p66 = 67 sts
Row 32: sl1, k1, m1, k31, m1, k1(marker), m1, k31, m1, k1, p1 = 71sts
Row 33: sl1, p2, k31, p3, k31, p3 =71sts
Row 34: sl1, k1, m1, k33, m1, k1(marker), m1, k33, k1, m1 p1 = 75 sts
Row 35: sl1, p74 = 75 sts
Row 36: sl1, k1, m1, (yo, k2tog) repeat 17 times, k1, m1, k1(marker), m1, k1, (k2tog, yo) repeat 17 times, m1, k1, p1 = 79 sts
Row 37: sl1, p78 = 79 sts
Row 38: sl1, k1, m1, 37k, m1, k1(marker), m1, 37k, m1, k1, p1 = 83sts
Row 39: sl1, p2, 37k, p3, 37k, p3 = 83 sts
Row 40: sl1, k1, m1, k39, m1, k1(marker), m1, k39, m1, k1, p1 = 87sts
Row 41: sl1, p86 = 87sts
Row 42: sl1, k1, m1, k41, m1, k1(marker), m1, k41, m1, k1, p1 = 91sts
Row 43: sl1, p2, k41, p3, k41, p3 = 91sts
Row 44: sl1, k1, m1, k43, m1, k1(marker), m1, k43, m1, k1, p1 = 95sts
Row 45: sl1, p94 = 95sts
Row 46: sl1, k1, m1, k45, m1, k1(marker), m1, k45 ,m1, k1, p1 = 99sts
Row 47: sl1, p2, k45, p3, k45, p3 = 99sts
Row 48: sl1, k1, m1, k47, m1, k1(marker), m1, k47, m1, k1, p1 = 103sts
Row 49: sl1, p102 = 103sts
Row 50: sl1, k1, m1, (yo, k2tog) repeat 28 times, k1, m1, k1(marker), m1, k1 (k2tog, yo) repeat 24 times, m1, k1, p1 = 107sts
Row 51: sl1, p106 = 107sts
Row 52: sl1, k1, m1, k51, m1, k1(marker), m1, k51, m1, k1, p1 = 111sts
Row 53: sl1, p2, k51, p3, k51, p3 = 111sts
Row 54: sl1, k1, m1, k53, m1, k1(marker), m1, k53, m1, k1, p1 = 115sts
Row 55: sl1, p114 = 115sts
Row 56: sl1, k1, m1, k55, m1, k1(marker), m1, k55, k1, m1, p1 = 119sts
Row 57: sl1, p2, k55, p3, k55, p3 = 119sts
Row 58: sl1, k1, m1, k57, m1, k1 (marker), m1, k57, m1,k1, p1 = 123sts
Row 59: sl1, p122 = 123sts
Row 60: sl1, k1, m1, k59, m1, k1(marker), m1, k59, m1, k1, p1 = 127sts
Row 61: sl1, p2, k59, p3, k59, p2, sl1 = 127sts
Row 62: sl1, k1, m1, k61, m1, k1(marker), m1, k61, m1, k1, p1 = 131sts
Row 63: sl1, p130 = 131 sts
Row 64: sl1, k1, m1, (yo, k2tog) repeat 31 times, k1, m1, k1(marker), m1, k1, (k2tog, yo) repeat 31 times, m1, k1, p1 = 135sts
Row 65: sl1, p134 = 135sts
Row 66: sl1, k1, m1, k65, m1, k1(marker), m1, k65, m1, k1, p1 = 139sts
Row 67: sl1, p2, k65, p3, k65, p3 = 139sts
Row 68: sl1, k1, m1, k67, m1, k1(marker),m1, k67, m1, k1, p1 = 143sts
Row 69: sl1, p142 = 143sts
Row 70: sl1, k1, m1, k69, m1, k1(marker), m1, k69, m1, k1,p1 = 147sts
Row 71: sl1, p2, k69, p3, k69, p3 = 147sts
Row 72: sl1, k1, m1, k71, m1, k1(marker),m1, k71, m1, k1, p1 = 151sts
Row 73: sl1, p150 = 151sts
Row 74: sl1, k1, m1, k73, m1, k1(marker), m1, k73, m1, k1, p1 = 155sts
Row 75: sl1, p2, k73, p3, k73, p3 = 155sts
Row 76: sl1, k1, m1, k75, m1, k1(marker), m1, k75, m1, k1, p1 = 159sts
Row 77: sl1, p158 = 159sts
Row 78: sl1, k1, m1, (yo, k2tog) repeat 38 times, k1, m1, k1(marker), m1, k1, (k2tog, yo) repeat 38 times, m1, k1, p1 = 163sts
Row 79: sl1, p162 = 163sts
Row 80: sl1, k1,m1, k79, m1, k1(marker), m1,k79, m1, k1, sl1 = 167sts
Row 81: sl1, p2, k79, p3, k79, p3 = 167sts
Row 82: sl1, k1, m1, k81, m1, k1(marker), m1, k81, m1, k1, p1 = 171sts
Row 83: sl1, p170 = 171sts
Row 84: sl1, k1, m1, k83, m1, k1(marker), m1, k83, m1, k1, sl1 = 175sts
Row 85: sl1, p2, k83, p3, k83, p3 = 175sts
Row 86: sl1, k1, m1, k85, m1, k1(marker), m1, k85, m1,k1, p1 = 179sts
Row 87: sl1, p178 = 179sts
Row 88: sl1, k1, m1, k87, m1, k1(marker), m1, k87, m1, k1, p1 = 183sts
Row 89: sl1, p2, k87, p3, k87, p3 = 183sts
Row 90: sl1, k1, m1, k89, m1, k1(marker), m1, k89, m1, k1, sl1 = 187sts
Row 91: sl1, p186 = 187sts
Row 92: sl1, k1, m1, (yo, k2tog) repeat 45 times, k1, m1, k1(marker), m1, k1, (k2tog, yo) repeat 45 times, m1, k1, p1 = 191 sts
Row 93: sl1, p190 = 191sts
Row 94: sl1, k1, m1, k93, m1, k1(marker), m1, k93, m1, k1, p1 = 195sts
Row 95: sl1, p2, k93, p3, k93, p3 = 195sts
Row 96: sl1, k1, m1, k95, m1,k1(marker), m1, k95, m1, k1, p1 = 199sts
Row 97: sl1, p198 = 199 sts
Row 98: sl1, m1, k97, m1, k1(marker), m1, k97, m1, k1, p1 = 203sts
Row 99: sl1, p2, k97, p3, k97, p3 = 203sts
Row 100: sl1, k1, m1, k99, m1, k1(marker), m1, k99, m1, k1, p1 = 207sts
Row 101: sl1, p206 = 207 sts
Row 102: sl1, k1, m1, k101, m1, k1(marker), m1, k101, m1, k1, p1 = 211sts
Row 103: sl1, p2, k101, p3, k101, p3 = 211sts
Row 104: sl1, k1, m1, k103, m1, k1(marker), m1, k103, m1, k1, p1 = 215 sts
Row 105: sl1, p214 = 215 sts
Row 106: sl1, k1, m1, (yo, k2tog) repeat 51 times, k1, m1, k1(marker), m1, k1, (k2tog, yo) repeat 51 times, m1, k1, p1 = 219sts
Row 107: sl1, p218 = 219sts
Row 108: sl1, k1, m1, k107, m1, k1(marker), m1, k107, m1, k1, p1 = 223sts
Row 109: sl1, p2, k107, p3, k107, p3 = 223sts
Row 110: sl1, k1, m1, k109, m1, k1(marker), m1, k109, m1, k1, p1 = 227sts
Row 111: sl1, p226 = 227sts
Row 112: sl1, k1, m1, k111, m1, k1(marker), m1, k111, m1, k1, p1 = 231sts
Row 113: sl1, p2, k111, p3, k111, p3 = 231sts
Row 114: sl1, k1, m1, k113, m1, k1(marker), m1, k113, m1, k1, p1 = 235sts
Row 115: sl1, p234 = 235sts
Row 116: sl1, k1, m1, k115, m1, k1(marker), m1, k115, m1, k1, p1 = 239sts
Row 117: sl1, p2, k115, p3, k115, p3 = 239sts
Row 118: sl1, k1, m1, k117, m1, k1(marker), m1, k117, m1, k1, p1 = 243sts
Row 119: sl1, p242 = 243 sts
Row 120: sl1, k1, m1, (yo, k2tog) repeat 59 times, k1, m1, k1(marker), m1, k1, (k2tog, yo) repeat 59 times, m1, k1, p1 = 247sts
Row 121: sl1, p246 = 247sts
Row 122: sl1, k1, m1, k121, m1, k1(marker), m1, k121, m1, k1, p1 = 251sts
Row 123: sl1, p2, k119, p3, k119, p3 = 251sts

Lace Edging:

Row 1 (right side): sl 1, m 1, k2, (yo, k1, yo, k3, sk2p [sl 1, k2tog, pass one over], k3) repeat 12 times, k2, m1, k1(marker), m1, k2, (k3, sk2p, k3, yo, k1, yo) repeat 12 times, k2, m1, p1 = 255 sts
Row 2 and all even rows: sl 1, purl to the end.
Row 3: sl 1, m1, k4, (yo, k1, yo, k3, sk2p, k3) repeat 12 times, k2, m1, k1 (marker), m1, k2, (k3, sk2p, k3, yo, k1, yo) repeat 12 times, k4, m1, p1 = 259 sts
Row 5: sl1, m1, k6, (yo, k1, yo, 3k, sk2p, k3) repeat 12 times, yo, k1, yo, k1, m1, k1(marker), m1, k1, yo, k1, yo, (k3, sk2p, k3, yo, k1, yo) repeat 12 times, k6, m1, p1 = 267sts
Row 7: sl1, m1, k8, (yo, k1, yo, k3, sk2p, k3) repeat 12 times, yo, k1, yo, k3, m1, k1 (marker), m1, k3, yo, k1, yo, (k3, sk2p, k3, yo, k1, yo) repeat 12 times, k8, m1, p1 = 275 sts
Row 9: sl1, m1, k1, yo, k3, sk2p, k3, (yo, k1, yo, k3, sk2p, k2) repeat 12 times, yo, k1, yo, k5, m1, k1 (marker), m1, k5, yo, k1, yo, (k3, sk2p, k3, yo, k1, yo) repeat 12 times, k3, sk2p, k2, yo, k1, m1, p1 = 281 sts
Row 11: sl1, m1, k1, yo, k1, yo, (k3, sk2p, k3, yo, k1, yo) repeat 13 times, k3, sk2p, k1, m1, k1(marker), m1, k1, sk2p, k3, (yo, k1, yo, k3, sk2p, k3) repeat 13 times, yo, k1, yo, k1, m1, p1 = 285sts
Row 13: sl1, m1, k3, yo, k1, yo, (k3, sk2p, k3, yo, k1, yo) repeat 13 times, k3, k2tog, k2, m1, k1(marker), m1, k2, k2tog, k3, (yo, k1, yo, k3, sk2p, k3) repeat 13 times, yo, k1, yo, k3, m1, p1 = 291 sts
Row 15: sl1, m1, k5, yo, k1, yo, (k3, sk2p, k3, yo, k1, yo) repeat 13 times, k3, k2tog, k3, m1, k1 (marker), m1, k3, k2tog, k3, (yo, k1, yo, k3, sk2p, k3) repeat 13 times, yo, k1, yo, k5, m1, p1 = 297 sts
Row 17: sl1, m1, k7, yo, k1, yo, (k3, sk2p, k3, yo, k1, yo) repeat 13 times, k3, sk2p, k3, m1, k1(marker), m1, k3, sk2p, k3, (yo, k1, yo, k3, sk2p, k3) repeat 13 times, yo, k1, yo, k7, m1, p1 = 301 sts
Row 19: sl1, m1, (k3, sk2p, k3, yo, k1, yo) repeat 14 times, k3, sk2p, k3, yo, m1, yo, k1(marker), yo, m1, yo, k3, sk2p, k3, (yo, k1, yo, k3, sk2p, k3) repeat 14 times, m1, p1 = 305 sts
Row 21: sl1, m1, (k3, sk2p, k3, yo, k1, yo) repeat 15 times, k1, m1, k1 (marker), m1, k1, (yo, k1, yo, k3, sk2p, k3) repeat 15 times, m1, p1 = 309 sts
Row 23: sl1, m1, (k3, sk2p, k3, yo, k1, yo) repeat 15 times, k2, m1, k1(marker), m1, k2, (yo, k1, yo, k3, sk2p, k3) repeat 15 times, m1, p1 = 311 sts
Row 25: sl1, m1, (k3, sk2p, k3, yo, k1, yo) repeat 15 times, k4, m1, k1(marker), m1, k4, (yo, k1, yo, k3, sk2p, k3) repeat 15 times, m1, p1 = 315 sts
Row 27: sl1, m1, (k3, sk2p, k3, yo, k1, yo) repeat 15 times, k6, m1, k1(marker), m1, k6, (yo, k1, yo, k3, sk2p, k3) repeat 15 times, m1, p1 = 319 sts
Row 29: sl1, m1, (k3, sk2p, k3, yo, k1, yo) repeat 15 times, k8, m1, k1 (marker), m1, k8, (yo, k1, yo, k3, sk2p, k3) repeat 15 times, m1, p1 = 323 sts
Row 31: sl1, m1, (k3, sk2p, k3, yo, k1, yo) repeat 16 times, k1(marker), (yo, k1, yo, k3, sk2p, k3) repeat 16 times, m1, p1 = 325 sts
Row 33: sl1, m1, (k3, sk2p, k3, yo, k1, yo) repeat 16 times, k1, k1(marker), k1, (yo, k1, yo, k2, sk2p, k3) repeat 16 times, m1, p1 = 327 sts
Row 35: sl1l, m1, (k3, sk2p, k3, yo, k1, yo) repeat 16 times, k2, k1(marker), k2, (yo, k1, yo, k3, sk2p, k3) repeat 16 times, m1, p1 = 329 sts
Cast off.

Enjoy!

Pattern updated on September 23, 2014.



Comments

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Poster: mike
October 19, 2015

How is the lace attached to the body of the shawl?
Poster: Elaine Phillips
May 22, 2014

Row 2 and all even rows: sl 1, purl to the end.
Poster: Lindsay
May 22, 2014

duh-sorry about that. Thanks
Poster: Courtney
September 12, 2014

Traditionally, skip is slip 1 stitch knit wise , knit 2, pass the slipped stitch over the 2 knitted stitches
Poster: Diana
May 24, 2015

I am puzzled as to how the edging is attached to the body of the shawl, any comments are welcome
Poster: Corrine
June 7, 2014

Please explain 'sk2p'
Poster: Nasty Habit
May 30, 2014

The back of this shawl looks great. What does the front look like?
Poster: Lindsay
May 21, 2014

There is no row 22 on the Lace Edging. I really want to make the shawl and I don't want to mess up the edging.
Poster: Hannetjie Opperman
July 20, 2015

There's no row 22 on the lace edge. Please can I have it.
Poster: Elaine Phillips
July 29, 2015

All even rows of lace edging is purl.

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