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« on: April 29, 2011 03:41:49 PM »



With the exception of basic knitted rectangles that I made several years ago, this is the first thing I've knitted.

I made it as part of an outfit for a poppet. It is from The Little Lady Shawl pattern on Ravelry.

I didn't have the size of needles it called for so I used 2 sizes up. I also didn't complete the pattern, because it would have been too large.
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« Reply #1 on: April 29, 2011 08:52:00 PM »

It looks lovely! You did beautiful work on the lace. Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: April 30, 2011 09:21:21 AM »

It looks great. You should use a needle a couple sizes larger than normal for the yarn when doing lace or shawls anyway. I've found going up 4 sizes looks good too.
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« Reply #3 on: May 03, 2011 11:59:19 AM »

Very pretty! Your poppet will look so decked out in shawl-y goodness Wink
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« Reply #4 on: June 10, 2011 06:01:28 PM »

That is so cute. It has two things that compliment each other: its daintiness (from the lace effect) does not overpower nor is overpowered by its size.
Well done!
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