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|Style||Casual, Traditional, Classic|
What was your source for this knitting project?
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Name of website or photo HeartStrings #H73 Bi-directional Lace Strips Stole
What materials did you use? Himalaya Duke Silk yarn, 100% silk: 3 - 100g skeins total. One skein each of 3 colors #SI-013, #SI-006 and #SI-007.
What are you most proud of? An unusual feature is that the panels are worked in the opposite direction of the panel to which they are joined, thus creating vertical symmetry of the tear-drop pendant motifs across the six adjoining panels.
What advice would you give someone starting this project? SIZING: one size fits all YARN: DK or light worsted weight, 225 yards of each of 3 colors for a total of 675 yards GAUGE: 5 stitches per inch over lace stitch pattern SUGGESTED NEEDLES: US 7 / 4.5 mm OTHER NOTIONS: tapestry needle for finishing ends blocking board and rust proof blocking wires/pins STITCH INSTRUCTIONS: written SKILL LEVEL: intermediate SPECIAL TECHNIQUES USED AND DESCRIBED: chain selvedge edge p2tog bind off attaching a strip of knitting to another strip as you knit