Project

Finchley Road Shawl

Project Description

What was your source for this knitting project? Online Photo or Website Name of website or photo Finchley Road Shawl Link to website or photo www.craftsy.com/pattern/knitting/Accessory/Finchley-Road-Shawl/976 What are you most proud of? My two-year old has appropriated this as her blankie. She has pretty high standards for what she'll cuddle up with so I think I did something right. What advice would you give someone starting this project? Be comfortable with cables; the pattern isn't all that complicated but there are a LOT of cables. And you'll want a long cable needle as you'll end up with a lot of stitches.

What you will need

  • Valley Yarns Sheffield (70% Merino/15% Silk/15% Angora); 50 gr/120 yds. Color: Lake (#04). 8 balls. Needles: US #7 (4.5mm) or size needed to achieve gauge; US #6 (4mm) needles. Notions: 4 st markers
  • cable needle
  • tapestry needle for weaving in ends.

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