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Shawls for the Sunny Season

Shawls for the Sunny Season

Sun's Out, Needles Up!

Just because the sun is shining, we're not finished obsessing over beautiful yarn and fun patterns, especially shawls. In fact, summer can be the best time to have a project or two on the go: 
🌞 Shawls are one piece, in one size, so you won't worry about swatching or fit!
🌞 Shawls are an easy accessory to add pop or sophistication to your casual summer wear
🌞 Shawls make terrific travel projects
While many shawls look best in lightweight yarns, there are plenty that shine in sport- and DK-weight for a faster finish. A few of our favorites to knit and crochet are below, and you can browse Shellye & Sydney's Summer Shawls Ravelry Bundle for even more inspiration!

Ready to Cast On...

Wait, aren't shawls too warm for summer? If you've ever been seated directly under an air conditioner, or strolled the beach on a foggy day, you'll know there are times when a light layer around your shoulders feels heavenly - even at the height of summer!
Fleur by Espace Tricot
Campside  Rowan Softyak
Campside by Alicia Plummer
700-780 yds - Rowan Softyak DK
Twofold  Cotton Comfort
Twofold by Melanie Berg
731 yds - Green Mountain Spinnery Cotton Comfort plus bits of stash!

Sunny Crochet

These fingering-weight crochet projects are fast and easy for summer wearing - which will you make first?
Falling Blossoms  Isager Bomulin
Falling Blossoms by Ana D. 
450 yds - Isager Bomulin
Stormy Sky  LBA Cashmerino
Stormy Sky by Ksenia Naidyon
Party Punch Shawl  Zome Gima
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