Tints and Shades

Julia Madill has an excellent eye for colour and pattern, and she does not take the easy road with her shawl. There may be just one stitch pattern but its interlocking shapes and curves, made with multidirectional stitches, thrum with energy.


Length: 218cm / 86”, excluding tassels
Width: 53.5cm / 21”


Lichen and Lace Marsh Mohair lace (72% Kid Mohair, 28% silk; 420m / 459yd per 50g)

Sample is made in colourways Faded Rose (C1), Soot (C2), Pumpkin (C3), Shrub (C4), and Natural (C5).

C1: 420m / 455yd
C2: 380m / 415yd
C3: 370m / 405yd
C4: 420m / 455yd
C5: 305m / 335yd

Hook & notions

4mm (US G/6)

11.5cm / 4.5” piece of cardboard


2 Cltr14 x 4 rows = 10cm x 7cm / 4” x 2.75” measured over main patt rep, after blocking


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