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|Style||Retro / Vintage, Victorian / Steampunk, Romantic, Traditional, Classic|
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Name of website or photo HeartStrings #H182 V-Start Neck Kerchief Scarf
What are you most proud of? Note: The heart scarf decoration shown in the main picture is actually a belt/sash buckle. Just pull the narrow ends of scarf through each side of the buckle and arrange as desired. You can probably look in places that sell novelty/art deco accessories or sewing stores that have an interesting variety of findings. Or use those search terms on the web, and it might bring up something interesting on one of the auction sites or whatever. Have fun!
What advice would you give someone starting this project? SIZES: 33" span width; 9" center spine length YARN: 150 yards lace weight SUGGESTED NEEDLES: US 4 (3.5 mm) GAUGE: 20 stitches = 4 inches over blocked lace OTHER NOTIONS: 2 stitch markers for designating end of each panel section tapestry needle for finishing ends blocking board and rust proof blocking wires/pins CONSTRUCTION: worked flat in rows, starting at V neckline and increasing to lower edge in one piece; no sewing or grafting STITCHES USED: knit, purl, slip, k2tog, ssk, yarn over, sl1-k2tog-psso (optional) STITCH INSTRUCTIONS: charted and written SPECIAL TECHNIQUE: knit-thru double decrease (ktdd) SKILL LEVEL: intermediate or adventurous advanced beginner lace knitter