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Project

chevron shawl

Project Description

What was your source for this knitting project? Online Photo or Website Name of website or photo lacy zig zag shawl Link to website or photo www.craftsy.com/pattern/knitting/Accessory/lacy-zig-zag-shawl/11136

What you will need

  • yarn: blend of mohair (80%)
  • wool (10%)
  • acrylic (10%)
  • approx. 1100 yards; needles: 5mm (US8)

Q&A with Amadeit

fybmwl asked:
Absolutely love the colors in the yarn, you brought them out well. Is it hand-dyed or did you buy it somewhere?
Amadeit answered:
Thanks! I bought the yarn, but the photo is a bit false - in reality there is more green to the shades, it's rather teal and turquoise. My camera doesn't like these colors, so I can never get them right.
Sheila Zachariae asked:
This shawl is so beautiful! Can you share a link to purchase the yarn?
Amadeit answered:
Thank you! Sure I can - I bought my yarn at www.e-dziewiarka.pl - the yarn is called Alize Angora Gold DB, color number 1892. Here's the link to the official color chart: http://tinyurl.com/7tmdp2o (My photos show a great color indeed, but in reality it's more green than blue. But I still love it:))).
crankitupto11 asked:
This is gorgeous! I love the pattern, too! Would you mind sharing how many stitches you cast on to make the shawl this size? Thanks!
Amadeit answered:
Thank you! I cast on 99 sts and knitted till I ran out of yarn:)