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« on: June 12, 2010 11:59:00 AM »

This is a shawl I recently made for a swap on another site.  


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« Reply #1 on: June 12, 2010 01:43:55 PM »

That's a beautiful shawl! Nice execution of the stitch. Did you start at the neckline or at the point?

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« Reply #2 on: June 13, 2010 07:11:03 AM »

I started at the neckline.  Many, many years ago I made a couple of these shawls and I started at the point, which I liked better.  I had forgotten how to start at the point so I made it from the neckline from a pattern I found on the web.  I have since found the pattern that starts at the point.  I think it is from Drops and you can find it on CPC.   I used Lion Pound of Love for this shawl.  I also had made one for my daughter a few years ago using a thinner mohair-like yarn that came out very nice.  I had figured out a way that I didn't have to double up on the knot at the end of the row by using a long DC stitch instead which brought me up to the position to start the next row, and it ends up looking just like a knot stitch. 
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« Reply #3 on: June 24, 2010 06:11:16 PM »

Thats very pretty.  I'm going to look for that pattern on cpc now. 
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« Reply #4 on: June 27, 2010 08:36:27 PM »

That's lovely! I'm going to have to learn to do something like that, I really like it.
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« Reply #5 on: June 28, 2010 07:15:16 AM »

So cute and looks so cozy. Great job.
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« Reply #6 on: June 28, 2010 07:42:18 AM »

Thank you ladies.  Once you learn how to do the knot stitch, it really easy to make this shawl.
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