the Spell Shawl

In order to make
a shawl that’s great
gather your tools.
Don’t be a fool…
order a kit.
And never quit
until you’re done.
But have some fun
for this shawl is rad…
and you’ll be sad
if you miss out on this
and all the bliss
from making a shawl
to wear all fall.


  • Finished Measurements: Wingspan: 65″; depth at center: 10″.
  • Yarn: approximately 900 yards total fingering-weight yarn. I used Blue Moon Fiber Arts Featherlight in Spooky Gradient (six skeins, 150 yards each).
  • Needles: US7/4.5mm needle for flat knitting, or size needed to get gauge
  • Notions: tapestry needle.
  • Gauge: 21 sts = 4″/10 cm in stockinette stitch with yarn held doubled, measured after blocking.