The Zaanse shawl was designed by Ellen Menses with the Zaan region in mind.
The pattern is made with an easy to knit wool. Just like the pattern, the colors will have real Zaanse names. Think of willow green, cattail brown or ditch blue.
Contents of the knitting kit:
Balls of wool from Lang Yarns
Pattern Dutch or English
Circular knitting needle 3.5 length 80cm or 100cm
Circular knitting needle 2.5 length 120cm
Crochet hook 2.5 without handle
Stitch markers for the corners
Sewing machine for the trim
The Zaanse shawls was designed by Ellen Menses
Photos taken by: Catharina van der Veur
Location: Paint mill "De Kat"