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Knit This: Mastering Lace Shawls taught by Laura Nelkin

Learn to knit two beautiful lace shawls with Laura Nelkin as she sends you on a lace journey that is out of this world!

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Category Knitting
Type Accessory
Sizing Women
Style Romantic, Cute, Funky, Whimsical, Hipster, Casual
MissAnthropy on craftsy.com

What materials did you use? Sunrise Fiber Co. Classic Sock in Patina

MissAnthropy on craftsy.com

What are you most proud of? With both of my shawls knit for this course I kind of broke the rules regarding yarn choice. Neither choice should have worked with the pattern, but somehow both turned out really nice. I think this pattern is actually really great for variegated yarn; the fan-shape of the repeated motif breaks up pooling nicely, and the motif isn't so involved that the color detracts from it. I was very pleasantly surprised.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? This is a really great beginners lace project. I found it slightly dull, but since it was easy to memorize I had no problem knitting it and multi-tasking. Also, I used significantly less yarn than the pattern predicted, so I probably could have gotten away with another repeat or so.

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05/23/2013 Flag