Knitting patterns for shawls knit with 2 colors of yarn. Many of the patterns are free. Updated 6/10/23
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Alberni Valley Shawl
Easy half circle lace shawl knit with Old Shale lace. Designed for two colors: a variegated yarn and contrasting solid color. Designed by Margaret Jones who allows you to sell finished projects. Sport weight yarn.
Sweet Dreams Shawl
Crescent shaped shawl knit from the top down with garter stitch. lace sections, and lace edging. Designed by Petra Škorjanc. Fingering weight yarn.
Stella By Starlight Wrap
2 color rectangular shawl knit in a geometric design reminiscent of op art in slip stitch mosaic colorwork (one color of yarn per row). Designed by Shannon Dunbabin for Cascade Yarns.
Wild Bloom Lace Shawl
2 color shawl with knit lace edge and triangular colorwork design on stockinette. Designed by Juliana Yeo for West Yorkshire Spinners.
Handwritten Wrap Shawl
2 color rectangular shawl knit with an 8 row repeat of an easy slip stitch color pattern. Designed by Purl Soho. Sport weight yarn.
Hello Tourist Shawl
A bias triangular shawl knit in garter stitch with contrasting eyelet sections and tassels. Designed by Wondrlanding. Sport weight yarn.
Allan Gardens Brioche Shawl
Elegant rectangular shawl with a floral motif in 2 color brioche. Designed by Katherine Poole-Fournier for Patons. DK weight yarn.
More Free Patterns
Spring Thing Shawl
Asymmetric triangular shawl knit in garter stitch with contrasting i-cord edge with fun mini-tassels. Great showcase for handdyed variegated yarn. Designed by Espace Tricot. Fingering weight yarn.
Two color boomerang shawl worked on the bias, beginning with the smallest point. It features alternating sections of stripes and 18 row lace. Designed by Rachel Brockman for Universal Yarn. Fingering weight yarn.
Two color asymmetric shawl worked tip to tip, with sections of 4 row repeat Reed texture, garter stitch stripes, lace, and 2row repeat slipped stitch, inspired by coastal landscapes. Designed by RKelly G. for Knotions. Fingering weight yarn.
Easy Mitered Shawl
2 color shawl knit in garter stitch mitered squares which creates an interesting graphic effect and cozy squishy wrap. Rated easy by the designer. Designed by Julie Hines for Yarnspirations.
Rocky Mountain Spring Shawl
Two color triangle shaped shawl knit with 3 alternating lace patterns separated by stockinette and garter eyelet. Written instructions or charts. Designed by Michael Harrigan. DK weight yarn.
Tempest's Lull Shawl
Two color triangle shaped shawl knit with a garter stitch striped body with a lace edge. Designed by Ravin Sekai. DK weight yarn. Web version is free.
Two color lace shawl knit with a 10 row repeat of lace and garter ridges and topped with sideways garter stitch. 2 sizes. Designed by Sarah B. Abram. Pictured projects by Izamight and dpneff.
Patterns for Purchase
Two color asymmetrical triangular shawl knitted from the point sideways with graduating stripes and two lace sections. The pattern is fully written and charted so whichever way you like to read your patterns, you’re covered! Designed by handmade by Liz Corke. Fingering weight.
Hill Island Wrap
No longer free. Crescent shaped shawl worked from the top down in garter stitch. The 4 row repeat lace edging is knit on continuously and may or may not be worked in a contrasting color. DK weight yarn. Designed by Little Church Knits
No longer free. Crescent shaped shawl knit in stockinette with stripes and striped chevron edging. Rated easy by most Ravelrers. Designed by Cheryl Toy for Little Church Knits. Fingering weight yarn.
Pania of the Reef Shawl
Two color triangular shawl designed for a gradient yarn and contrasting yarn, though it could also be used with two solids or gradients. Rated easy by Ravelrers, it features alternating sections of stockinette stripes and textured sections. Designed by handmade by SMINÉ. Any weight yarn though the pictured project uses DK weight.
Breathe and Hope Shawl
Boomerang/asymmetric triangle shawl knit with a variegated yarn and contrasting solid color yarn. Designed by Casapinka. Fingering weight yarn.
Crescent-shaped 2 color shawl knit in a reversible pattern of stripe and Orenburg honeycomb lace, a traditional lace technique that comes from the Orenburg region of Russia. Designed by Elena Nodel. Fingering weight yarn.
Unheeded Warnings Shawl
Triangular 2 color shawl knit sideways with a mosaic slip stitch design featuring stylized wings. Designed by Barbara Benson. Fingering weight yarn.
Catkin Buttoned Shawl
Versatile 2 color wrap that can be buttoned to wear as a shawl, a capelet, a cowl, and more. Starting with garter stitch stripes, it moves into a chevron texture, with slipped stitchess that bloom into catkins at the hem. Designed by Carina Spencer. Fingering weight yarn. Pictured project by treefroggin and the designer.
Ride the Whirlwind Shawl
Asymmetrical crescent worked with two colors, in several easilly memorized stitch patterns including slip stitch, drop stitch, stockinette and garter to create a swirling effect reminiscent of a whirlwind. Designed by Diana Edstrom. Fingering weight yarn.
Reversible crescent shawl with an all over textured stitch pattern and a chevron stitch lace border, that adds a romantic touch. The openings in the lace are large enough for you to loop an end through to hold the shawl in place. Knit bottom-up starting from the lace border and shaped with the short rows. Designed by Alla Saenko. Fingering weight yarn.