How do you knit a triangle shape?
Starting From The Base
- Cast on enough stitches to form the base of your triangle – the more stitches you cast on, the larger the triangle will be.
- Knit the first row.
- Knit the first stitch, knit two stitches together (k2tog)
- Knit until the last 3 stitches, knit two stitches together (k2tog), knit last stitch.
How many stitches do you need for a triangular shawl?
Construction of a Bottom-Up Triangle Shawl
A triangle shawl that starts at the bottom point begins by casting on a few stitches (just three is enough, but you could certainly cast on more if you like), knitting each row, and working increases along both edges.
How long should a triangle shawl be?
|LENGTH FROM CENTER-BACK NECKLINE TO TIP OF TRIANGLE|
|YARN TYPE||36 – 40” full-length shawl||18” neckerchief|
|Lace weight||1250 – 1525 yards (1150 – 1400 m)||300 yards (275 m)|
|Fingering weight||1000 – 1250 yards (925 – 1150 m)||250 yards (225 m)|
|Sport / DK weight||900 – 1100 yards (825 – 1000 m)||225 yards (200 m)|