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Shattered Stars

Shattered Stars

Shattered Stars is a stunning semi-circular shawl, worked top down with a diamond motif. In Ancient Greece, diamonds were believed to be fragments of the stars and here you can see them falling from the sky and getting bigger as they reach the bottom of the shawl. This is the perfect way to show off a favourite yarn!

The pattern includes both charts and written instructions, so however you like to read your patterns, you're covered! The pattern has been tech edited and test knitted. There's a screenshot of the pattern, and a list of the stitches used at the bottom of the photos.


  • 420 yards of Eden Cottage Yarns Titus 4ply, (70% Merino, 30% Silk, 437 yards / 100 grams) (or your preferred yarn)
  • 3.75mm (US 5) needles,
  • 20 Stitch markers (optional)


21 stitches and 35 rows in 10cm (4 inches) in stockinette stitch - Measured over the first 57 rows of pattern.

Gauge is not essential, but may change the size of the finished shawl. Differences in gauge will also effect the amount of yarn used.

Finished Size

120 cm long by 46 cm deep (47.5" by 18") after blocking.

Shattered Stars pattern pages
Shattered Stars pattern abbreviations


Latest blog post:

This is easily the pattern that has been the longest in development, but I hope you’ll agree that it was worth the wait! I ordered the yarn way back in July 2015 and cast on immediately. After knitting most of the first skein I took it off the needles to block it, decide if I […]