The Girl from the Grocery Store [Joji]
The Girl from the Grocery Store by Joji Locatelli
An asymmetrical shawl with a lot of character, The Girl from the Grocery Store, is knit sideways from tip to tip in garter stitch. Larger knitting needles are used to create a shawl which drapes beautifully. An ideal knitting project for beginners.
Our chosen yarn for knitting this shawl is SweetGeorgia Tough Love Sock, but any 4ply/fingering yarn would be suitable. While gauge isn't essential it will determine the overall size of your finished shawl and how much yarn you use.
Our Recommended Yarn: SweetGeorgia Tough Love Sock (80% superwash merino, 20% nylon; 388m / 425 yds, 115g)
Knitting Needles: 4.5mm / US 7 100cm circular needle
Notions: Scissors, tapestry needle, blocking wires or pins
Gauge:17 sts and 36 rows = 10 cm / 4", after blocking in garter stitch
Finished Measurements: 240cm / 96" x 52cm / 21"
Knitting Knowledge: Knitting, increases and decreases
Pattern Format: Printed knitting pattern