Terms/Abbreviations: beginning (beg), bind off (BO), cast on (CO), decrease (dec), increase (inc), knit (K), knit 2 together (k2tog), purl (P), remaining (rem), repeat (rep), slip (sl), stitch (st), stockinette stitch (st st), yarn over (yo)
Shawl is worked in one piece lengthwise starting at narrow end.
For smoother edges, slip first stitch of every row knitwise.
A row counter is useful for keeping track of rows in pattern.
Knit 2 together (k2tog): Knit two stitches together as one (1 st decreased)
Rows 1-2: K.
Row 3 (dec row): K10, (k2tog)5x, k20, (k2tog)5x, k10 (50 sts)
Row 4: K.
Row 5 (inc row): K10, (k1, yo)5x, k20, (k1, yo)5x, k10 (60 sts)
Row 6: K.
Row 7 (dec row): K20, k5, (k2tog)5x, k5, k20 (55 sts)
Row 8: K.
Row 9 (inc row): K25, (k1, yo)5x, k25 (60 sts)
Rows 10-12: K.
Rep Rows 3-12 until shawl measures approximately 50", or to desired length. Bind off and weave in tails.
If desired, block shawl following care instructions on yarn ball band.