Ainsley Shawl Pattern


Brand Swans Island

With its elongated tip and thoughtful lace patterning, the Ainsley shawl designed by Bristol Ivy is a novel take on the triangular shawl. Organic, leafy lace borders a central triangle of understated polka dots. Despite its simple appearance, though, Ainsley will give you a chance to practice your lace patterning skills on both sides of the fabric, so you will stay engaged and interested from CO


SIZING: 85" width (from tip to tip) and 37" depth (from cast on edge to point)

YARN: Swans Island Merino Silk Lace

YARDAGE: 2 skeins Swans Island Merino Silk Lace, or 1100 yards lace weight yarn

DESIGNER: Bristol Ivy

GAUGE: 4 sts and 10 rows = 4” in lace pattern, on size 3 (3.25 mm) needles or size needed to obtain gauge

NEEDLES: US 3 (3.25 mm) 32" circular needles

SKILL: Intermediate