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3 Skywalker shawls waiting to be blocked

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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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Here are some details about my project:
Category Knitting
Type Accessory
Sizing Women
Style Classic
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What materials did you use? Enigma yarn (wool/silk mix) in Royal and Amber, and Tussah silk, all from Texere Yarns

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What are you most proud of? Finishing them without having to rip back to the start.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Use lifelines! Use stitch markers! Count your stitches frequently!

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I would love to see the royal shawl blocked. This would drive me crazy, having three projects waiting to be blocked. Great job.

07/23/2013 Flag

I figured I might as well wait to block them together, since the main problem I have with blocking is finding a clear space where the dogs won't inadvertently swipe them with their tails... Lol The guest bed is ideal. I've uploaded a photo of the royal shawl (and the other two) all blocked. It's gone to my mother-in-law! Thank you very much.

07/26/2013 Flag

Isn't the Royal shawl out of this world. I can't even fathom anyone doing work like this. I have trouble counting

07/28/2013 Flag

I clicked the wrong key. I was saying I couldn't fathom anyone doing work like the Royal shawl. No wonder the lady was tired. Did you read her article?

07/28/2013 Flag

These look gorgeous! Nice job!

07/24/2013 Flag

Thank you very much!

07/26/2013 Flag

wow!! 3 shawls made. Fantastic job. They are beautiful. You must be proud.

07/28/2013 Flag

Thank you very much! I'm just happy my mother-in-law (who has the Royal shawl) and sister (who has the Amber shawl) like them. I've done another for my mum and it's in the post to her right now!

08/06/2013 Flag