Knit This: Mastering Lace Shawls »
InstructionsYou should have 6 stitches left before the last two setup rows on the Nova Edging....4 will be left to bind off after the setup rows. That means you start the Nova edging with 454 stitches, cast on 4 more for the first set up row. If it helps, put markers on both ends at 22 stitches and 18 stitches in between just before beginning the Nova edging. Each scallop "eats" 18 stitches and the extra ...
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Type of item: Accessory
Style: Traditional, Romantic, Retro / Vintage, Classic
Madelinetosh Merino Light Yarn in worn denim color. That's 100% superwash merino wool, fingering weight. I used one hank of 420 yards plus an additional length for the last half of the shawl edging.
What are you most proud of?
I actually can't believe I made this, mistakes and all. I highly recommend taking ALL of her classes.
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
Use markers and life lines, especially if you're new to lace knitting (like I am). This was my first lace knitting project ever. I could never have done this from a book. Laura Nelkin's craftsy class made this possible for me.