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Susan Shawl Knitting Pattern

Susan Shawl



A summer shawl. Created by the Daily Knitter staff.

Sizes: One size fits most


1 Skein in 01011 Lemon Custard – Bernat Yarns Baby Coordinates (75.2% Acrylic/22.2% Acetate/2.6% Nylon; 6 oz., 470 yds)

Circular Knitting Needle – Size US 6, 29″


Gauge – 22 sts = approximately 4″


Cast on 61 stitches. Turn and begin pattern below.

Row 1-10: Knit across.

Row 11 (RS): K1, * YO, P1, P3tog, P1, YO, K1. Repeat from * across

Row 12: Purl across.

Row 13: K2, YO, Slip1, K2tog, PSSO, *YO, K3, YO, Slip1, K2tog, PSSO. Repeat from * across to the last 2 stitches. YO, K2.

Row 14: Purl across.

Row 15: P2tog, P1, YO, K1, YO, P1, *P3tog, P1, YO, K1, YO, P1. Repeat from * across to the last 2 stitches. P2tog.

Row 16: Purl across.

Row 17: K2tog, YO, K3, *YO, Slip1, K2tog, PSSO, YO, K3. Repeat from * across to the last 2 stitches. YO, Slip1, K1, PSSO.

Row 18: Purl across.

Row 19 – 34: Repeat rows 11 – 18 2 times.

Row 35 (RS): Knit across.

Row 36: Purl across.

Row 37 – 44: Repeat rows 35 and 36 4 times.

Row 45 (RS): Purl across.

Row 46: Knit across.

Row 47: (K1, YO, YO, YO) repeat 61 times across

Row 48: Purl the K stitches dropping the Yarn Overs

Row 49 (RS): Purl across.

Row 50: Knit across.

Row 51 (RS): Knit across.

Row 52: Purl across.

Row 53 – 60: Repeat rows 51 and 52 4 times.

Repeat rows 11 – 60 5 times as in picture or until shawl reaches desired length.

Row 311-320: Purl across.

Bind off and add fringe as desired.

One Response to “Susan Shawl Knitting Pattern”

  1. G. tarantino says:

    I would love to make the Susan Summer Shawl but I would like to make it narrower. Could you give me the pattern count.

    Thank you so much, I look forward to hearing from you.