Cortinetta Tripodiscus is an adjustable crescent shawl shaped without short rows. It features stockinette stitch and an easy lace panel and makes good TV knitting.
This pattern has been inspired by the illustration of the species Cortinetta Tripodiscus (Slide #1: Phaeodoria, No. 4) in Ernst Haeckel’s book Kunstformen der Natur.
It is part of the Knitting Art Forms of Nature project.
Type of Instructions
This is a charted pattern.
Yarn: Wollgarnspinnerei Ferner Lace handgefärbt [546 yards (499 meters) per 100 grams (3.53 ounces)], color: H5612, 1 skein