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Plum Faroese Shawl

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Plum Faroese

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Category Knitting
Type Accessory
Sizing Women
Style Traditional, Retro / Vintage, Romantic
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What was your source for this knitting project? Online Photo or Website
Name of website or photo Litla Dimun by Cheryl Oberle, in the book Folk Shawls

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What materials did you use? Wool fingering weight yarn that I overdyed.

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What are you most proud of? I overdyed some yarn that was in very light colors with food coloring like you would have in your kitchen for making frosting. I love the dark plum colors that I got.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? There is lots of garter stitch which I find relaxing but don't get so relaxed that you forget to do the lace in the center panel! Ask me how I know...

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