Bound in a bouquet or climbing up a trellis, how do you like your flowers best? Here the two are combined in a perfect blend of geometrical shapes and floral softness. The twisting of the flowers(tm) stems is mirrored in the central motif, forming a spiraling trellis.
Bring me Flowers is composed of a border with flower bouquets and a flower sprinkled trellis center. The stole can be enlarged or made smaller by adding or retracting repeats to the length and width.
Purple stole used 1 skein Madelinetosh Prairie in Logwood [100% Merino, 840 yd/768 m per 114g] on 3 mm (US 21/2) needles. Blocked size is 150 x 45 cm (59 x 18 inches). Gauge: 39 rows and 21 stitches = 10 cm in stockinette.
Pink stole used 2 skeins Malabrigo Sock in Light of Love [100% Merino, 440 yd/402 m per 100g] on 4 mm (US 6) needles. Omitted rows 101-148. Blocked size is 145 x 45 cm (57 x 18 inches). Gauge: 32 rows and 21 stitches = 10 cm in stockinette.
700 yards of Fingering weight
I'm totally addicted to knitting lace shawls and have now gone from altering existing designs to actually creating my own.