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Springwater Shawl

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Category Knitting
Type Accessory
Sizing Women
Style Classic, Romantic
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What was your source for this knitting project? Online Photo or Website
Name of website or photo Springwater Shawl

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What materials did you use? fingering weight yarn, US 4 32 inch circular needles. Small size shawl is shown in Cascade Heritage in Turquoise. Large size shawl is shown in Springtree Road Muscadine Sock in Citron.

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What are you most proud of? This is my first crescent-shaped shawl design. I worked out a way to create the crescent-shape without short rows or multiple increases across the row. I'm sure it's not an original way to create this shape, but it works!

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Run a lifeline before starting the lace. The lace has patterning on both the wrong side and right side rows so it's a little more "difficult" than lace where you just purl (or knit) all the wrong side stitches. Difficulty is in the eye of the beholder though! Stitch markers can help mark the repeats of the lace too.

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Oooh, this is great! That blue is really beautiful...

10/04/2011 Flag

Your shawls are beautiful.

08/31/2012 Flag

Nice job...!! Nice lace affect on the edge...

09/01/2012 Flag

Goog

02/08/2013 Flag

really awsum Mindy... plz plz plz send me sum patterns as well:)

02/02/2014 Flag