Spring Cleaning is a vortex Faroese shawl worked sideways in stockinette stitch using a variety of different colors. As long as the resulting fabric appeals to your fancy, gauge is not a critical issue. Both solid and variegated yarns can be used.
This shawl is a great and easy shawl knitting pattern for beginners and the perfect stash busting project!
16 stitches and 24 rows = 4 x 4 in (10 x 10 cm) in stockinette stitch after blocking
350 – 450 yards
GGH Merino Soft [100% Merino, 186 yards (170 meters) per 50 grams (1.76 ounces)], 4 skeins in various colors (hand dyed)
Size US 4 (3.5 mm) circular needles, 80 cm or longer; or needles to obtain gauge