Mom's Expensive Shawl, Take II

Project Description

What was your source for this knitting project? Online Photo or Website Name of website or photo Morning Surf Scarf Link to website or photo www.heartstringsfiberarts.com/a6.shtm What advice would you give someone starting this project? As gorgeous as the Artyarns Ensemble Glitter yarn is, it was a pain to work with. The cashmere and silk threads kept on wanting to "worm" around the metallic thread. I ended up tensioning my yarn differently (i.e. loosely) and that seemed to help.

What you will need

  • Artyarns Ensemble Glitter

Q&A with iheartmytho

Mela asked:
Thank you for sharing this beautiful pattern. Any suggestion for using a different yarn?
iheartmytho answered:
I would think any variegated or self striping yarn would look gorgeous in this pattern. Perhaps something with bamboo or silk in it to give it a bit of drape.