The Grinda Shawl, designed by friend of The Black Sheep Tatsiana Kupryianchyk, was originally done as a Make Along in 2018 on Tatsiana’s blog. A stunning shawl design made with just one yarn cake of Scheepjes Whirl, or three balls of Whirlette, it’s perfect for adventurous beginners and beyond!
Inspired by a boat trip to the Stockholm Archipelago, and celebrating the love of the sea and the wild nature of the small Grinda Island, this is going to be a fabulous project for us all to make together. The pattern is FREE to access from Tatsiana’s own blog ‘Lilla Björn Crochet’ or there is a smaller, more condensed pattern to buy on Ravelry.
Our top tip would be to check your tension! It uses almost a full ball of whirl so don’t get caught short!
The Make Along starts on Saturday 28th August in our Make Along Facebook Group, we'd love you to join us!
Watch Sara's video on our Facebook page
Standard size: 1 x Scheepjes Whirl, Woolly Whirl, or Frosted Whirl, or
3 x Scheepjes Whirlette or Woolly Whirlette for a non variegated or monochrome version.
Extended size 1 x Scheepjes Whirl + 1 x Whirlette, or 1 x Scheepjes Woolly Whirl + 1 x Woolly Whirlette. or 3 x Whirlette or Woolly Whirlette
Check a complete guide on how to match Whirls and Whirlettes.
Size: the size of your finished shawl will depend on the yarn and hook you use, and on your personal gauge. Tatsiana's shawl are approx. 180cm/70.8” wide across and approx. 85cm/33.5” high.
Extended version is 208cm/81.8” wide and 95cm/37.4” high.
Black Sheep Wools Make Along Facebook group