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celestya22
« Reply #10 on: July 02, 2010 12:52:36 PM »

Absolutely gorgeous!! What yarn did you use?
Blocking will likely help 'point' the feathers a bit. So lovely!
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raennn
« Reply #11 on: July 06, 2010 11:49:32 PM »

Gorgeous! I looked at all the topics you've started-- you're an amazing knitter! I love that flame cowl best, and not just because I love purple. I often don't comment because I'm typing one handed while I hold my baby, and get rather lazy. Or it's right before bed. Mostly I'm lazy! But please keep posting Cheesy
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« Reply #12 on: July 11, 2010 12:57:00 AM »

This is so amazingly beautiful. I too am curious as to what yarn you used.

I tried to tackle a lace pattern when I first started knitting with the wrong size needles and way too little yarn; it didn't end well (or at all for that matter!).
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Aithnea
« Reply #13 on: July 11, 2010 10:08:43 PM »

So lovely.  You're making me want to cast on some lace patterns, but I've got other projects to finish.
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« Reply #14 on: July 18, 2010 03:40:10 AM »

I've been really busy at work and just logged in, wow 625 peeps have looked at this, THANX EVERYONE. Grin

The yarn I used was Reflections Creative Collection, its a acrylic, mohair.. so its quite fluffy and knits up gorgeous, it says on the ball band that its dk/8ply, even though when knitting it, it looks and feels like 4ply/fingering weight. The mohair fills in the gaps.. if u know what I mean. I used size 5mm/US 8 circ needles. 100g with 500m, Yep I said 500m
so plenty for any size shawl.
This is another one I did back in June this yr - non-blocked. leaf and flower bu Linda Choo.
Silver Birch Leaf Shawl


You can also buy it with a metallic thread running thru it as well, for a bit of added sparkle, which is on my to do list.
Thanx again for lookin Smiley
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« Reply #15 on: July 18, 2010 06:57:04 AM »

Your silver birch is gorgeous too!!
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FallenPixiePhoenix
« Reply #16 on: October 02, 2010 06:51:51 AM »

This is amazing! I added this to my Wists!
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