InstructionsI had a heckuva time with this shawl, I think because it was my first 'mystery' KAL. I probably need to have more confidence in myself, because I frogged this three, maybe four, times during the knitalong. I think I really need to have a photo reference for reassurance that I am indeed DOING IT RIGHT. When all was said and done though, I have to rate it on the low side for difficulty, I just had ...
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Type of item: Accessory
Style: Holiday, Retro / Vintage, Classic, Romantic, Traditional, Victorian / Steampunk, Formal / Bridal, Ethnic
KnitPicks Shimmer Hand-dyed Laceweight (alpaca/silk 70/30), Spice colorway, approximately 310 yards for middle size shawl; 6/0 TOHO metallic beads
What was your inspiration?
I love these crescent shawls designed by Susanna IC. This was my third one, I've done two more since, and am ready to start #6, with #7 waiting in the wings. I might have an addiction here.
What are you most proud of?
My yarn and beads are beautiful together with this design.
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
Depending on the size you choose (three sizes in pattern) and fiber choice, you might need to try several times to get the needle size for the desired drape and airiness (or lack of).