A rectangle stole in two sizes (petite/tall) and two yarn weights, featuring a tiny repeating diamond pattern which shifts direction over several pattern arrangements to evoke the confusing brambles and mysterious surprises of Shakespeare’s Birnam Wood.
Stole is worked in two pieces from the bottom hem, then grafted at center back.
Sizes (stretched and blocked):
Sport weight: 18.5" x 72" (23" x 84")
Laceweight: 19.5" x 72" (23.5" x 84")
You will need:
Sport weight: 630 (900) yards
Laceweight: 1100 (1400) yards
Lace weight: Lace Merino Silk or St-Denis Boreale
Sport weight: Alpaca Sox or BSA Sportweight
You will need needles:
Laceweight: US 3 and US 4
Sport weight: US 5 and US 6