Golden Sunset Knit Shawl FREE Pattern
by Kristin Omdahl
This beautiful shawl is a top down half circle shawl that begins with a beautiful floral design and continues into a simple linear lace pattern for the remainder of the shawl. The drape is out of this world. The floral pattern and set up for the simple linear lace pattern are featured in a video tutorial, too.
What you will need:
650 yds (594m) #2 sport weight yarn
US8 (5mm) circular knitting needles
Be So Sporty Yarn; 100% bamboo; 325 yds (297m) per 4oz (113g); shown in color Pure Gold, 2 balls.
Be So Sporty BLING Yarn; 90% bamboo / 10% silver; 300 yds per 4oz (113g); 3 balls.
Be So Soulful Yarn; 87% bamboo, 13% sorona, 380yds per 4oz (113g), 2 balls.
#2 Sport Weight Yarn
Gauge: 12 sts / 12 rows = 4 in (10cm) after blocking.
Finished size: 66 in (167.6cm) wide x 30 in (76.2cm) tall.
Set up rows:
CO 5 sts, knit 10 rows.
Row 1: Knit 5 sts, pm, turn 90 degrees to the left, knit 6 sts along edge of rows, pm, turn 90 degrees to the left, knit 5 sts along cast on edge. — 16 sts
Note: Maintain the 5 sts on each side of work in garter stitch for remainder of shawl.
Row 2: Knit across.
Row 3: K5, (k1, yo)x6, k5. — 22 sts
Row 4 (and even numbered rows): K5, sm, purl to next marker, sm, k5.
Row 5: K5, (yo, k1) x12, k5. — 34 sts
Row 7: K5, (k1, yo, k1, yo, k2) x6, k5. — 46 sts
Row 9: K5, (k2, yo, k1, yo, k3) x6, k5. — 58 sts
Row 11: K5, (k3, yo, k1, yo, k4) x6, k5. — 70 sts
Row13: K5, (k4, yo, k1, yo, k5) x6, k5. — 82 sts
Row 15: K5, (yo, k5, yo, k1, yo, k5, yo, k1) x6, k5. — 106 sts
Row 17: K5, M1, yo, k1, yo, M1, [k13, k1, yo, k1, yo, k1]x5, k13, M1, yo, k1, yo, k1, k5. — 123 sts
Row 19: K5, [k2, yo, k1, yo, k2, skp, k9, k2tog]x6, k2, yo, k1, yo, k2, k5. — 125 sts
Row 21: K5, [k3, yo, k1, yo, k3, skp, k7, k2tog]x6, k3, yo, k1, yo, k3, k5. — 127 sts
Row 23: K5, [k4, yo, k1, yo, k4, skp, k5, k2tog]x6, k4, yo, k1, yo, k4, k5. —129 sts
Row 25: K5, [k5, yo, k1, yo, k5, skp, k3, k2tog]x6, k5, yo, k1, yo, k4, k5. — 131 sts
Row 27: K5, [k6, yo, k1, yo, k6, skp, k1, k2tog]x6, k6, yo, k1, yo, k5, k5. — 133 sts
Row 29: K5, [k7, yo, k1, yo, k7, yo, s2kp, yo]x6, k7, yo, k1, yo, k7, k5. — 147 sts
Row 31: K5, [k7, yo, s2kp, yo, k7, kfb, yo, k1, yo, kfb]x6, k7, yo, s2kp, yo, k7, k5. — 147 sts
Row 33: K5, [k7, yo, s2kp, yo, k7, yo, kfbx3, yo, k1, yo, kfbx3]x6, k7, yo, s2kp, yo, k7, k5. — 215 sts
Row 35: K5, [k7, yo, s2kp, yo, k14, yo, k1, yo, k7]x6, k7, yo, s2kp, yo, k7, k5. — 231 sts
Row 37: K5, [k7, yo, s2kp, yo, k7]x13, k5. — 231 sts
Row 39: K5, [k8, yo, k1, yo, k8]x13, k5. — 257 sts
Row 41: K5, [k8, yo, s2kp, yo, k8]x13, k5. — 257 sts
Row 43: Rep row 41. — 257 sts
Row 45: K5, [k9, yo, k1, yo, k9]x13, k5. — 283 sts
Row 47: K5, k9, yo, s2kp, yo, k9]x13, k5. — 283 sts
Row 49: Rep row 47. — 283 sts
Row 51: K5, [k10, yo, k1, yo, k10]x13, k5. — 309 sts
Row 53: K5, [k10, yo, s2kp, yo, k10]x13, k5. — 309 sts
Row 55: Rep row 53. — 309 sts
Row 57: K5, [k11, yo, k1, yo, k11]x13, K5. — 335 sts
Row 59: K5, [k11, yo, s2kp, yo, k11]x13, k5. — 335 sts
Row 60: K5, purl across to last 5 sts: k5.
Rows 61 – 82: Repeat rows 59 – 60 eleven more times.
Row 83: K5, kfb in ea st across to last 5 sts: k5. — 670 sts
Row 84: Knit across
Rows 85 – 90: Rep row 84 six more times.
Bind off loosely.
Hand wash, block to finished measurements and allow to dry.
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7 thoughts on “Golden Sunset Knit Shawl FREE Pattern”
I’m loving this pattern so much, but for the life of me I can’t get past the first row. Am I just over thinking how to knit on the side?
Absolutely gorgeous. Thank you for sharing the pattern.
Beautiful! Thank you so much for sharing the pattern. ( I found it on I like knittng dot com.)
I am new to knitting can you explain how to do row 1. I’d you have a video that would be awesome. Thanks
There is a video for this pattern now and it is embedded in this pattern page.
Thank you soooooo very much Kristin