This knit shawl features a beautiful lace shell pattern. It is long and perfect in which to wrap yourself. The shawl also has scalloped ends, making it beautiful to knit and wear! The shawl uses nine balls of light worsted weight yarn (approximately one ball equals 102 yards [83 meters].) It also requires a size 6 [4 mm] 36" circular knitting needle, one extra size 6 needle for a 3-needle bind off, stitch markers, and a stitch holder. The final size of the knit Wrapped in Comfort shawl is 20" x 62" [50.8 cm x 157.48 cm]; approximately one pattern repetition = 3½ [8.89 cm], or 24 rows = 4: [10 cm]. This shawl is listed as an "intermediate" difficulty; it is from the original publication 5628 :Shawls, Wraps, and Ponchos.