Soft Payette Summer Shawl

This lovely little shawl uses the classic "Feather and Fan" pattern. It is built on a repeat of 18 stitches and so can be made wider by increasing the suggested number of stitches in groups of 18 but the noted number of stitches in this pattern makes a nice little shawl of 200g of Soft Payette.
It can also be made using any DK yarn but the "paillettes" add a touch of glimmer that is just delightful.
MATERIALS: 200g OF SOFT PAYETTE acrilic DK yarn.
4.5mm needles.
SIZE: 10" x 66"
Cast on 60 stitches, K 3 rows.
1st Pattern row (right side): Knit
2nd pattern row: K3, Purl to the last 3 sts. K3.
3rd Pattern row: K3, (K2tog)3 times, *(yfwd, K1)6 times, (K2tog) 6 times. Repeat from * to the last 9 stitches. (K2tog)3 times, K3.
4th pattern row: Knit.
Repeat these 4 pattern rows until desired length, ending with a 4th row, K2 more rows then cast off loosely.
Sew in all ends and block by wetting the shawl and pinning into shape on a large thick towel. Allow to dry completely before removing pins.