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Project

Skywalker Shawl

Project Description

What are you most proud of? That I did it!!!!! I'm a new knitter and I found this Craftsy class was so helpful. A great experience. What advice would you give someone starting this project? Take your time and enjoy each step. If you have to rip back, consider it a learning experience. You will have a work of art when you are done. So, be patient!

What you will need

  • String Theory Bluestocking in Didgeridoo

Q&A with Ydemark

Artieparty asked:
Congratulations, I think it looks really beautiful
Ydemark answered:
Thank you.
BrenBoone asked:
Gorgeous! I'm about half way through my shawl and I hope mine turns out this pretty!!
Ydemark answered:
I'm sure yours will be beautiful. I was worried how mine would turn out when I was knitting. However, look how great everyone's shawl has turned out. Yours will too. Make sure you post your picture when you finish.
Lloyswife asked:
You said you were a new knitter, well yours looks perfect! You did a great job and I love the color way you chose.
Ydemark answered:
Thank you. I found it challenging to stay consistent with my tension throughout each section. Blocking helped even things out a bit. It was my first blocked project and it took me a very long time to pin. I
Joyofknits asked:
Wow - what a nice job for being a new knitter! Congrats!
Ydemark answered:
Thanks. I love the picture of your dog. So cute.
Crazy for Cakes Cupcakes & Cookies asked:
Love the colors - shows up the detail - Kudos! what yard did you use?
Ydemark answered:
I used String Theory Bluestocking in Didgeridoo. It is the same yarn that Laura used in the class. It photographs very different. If you use Ravelry, I have it posted there with many other pictures. The colors change depending on the light. I needed to use a flash for the picture as I was more interested in getting the stitch detail.

Skill Level

Intermediate