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Antsy
« on: September 01, 2011 04:27:14 PM »


Once again I started with natural merino roving from R. H. Lindsay

Which I spun into singles and dyed mint green (my camera is showing it blue, but promise, it's mint green)

Plied my merino with cobweb bamboo singles (the colors look different for some reason, second is more true to color)


Knit it (my first lace, and biggest knit item yet)

Blocked it


Here is the end result

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« Reply #1 on: September 01, 2011 04:36:18 PM »

It look great! I love how small it is compared to most shawls I see. A very nice change, well done! Grin
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« Reply #2 on: September 01, 2011 04:39:28 PM »

Yeah it's definitely more of a shawlette.
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« Reply #3 on: September 01, 2011 04:55:49 PM »

Refreshing color.  Lovely!
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« Reply #4 on: September 01, 2011 06:59:13 PM »

so tiny and cute.  I love the way the bamboo shimmers:)
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« Reply #5 on: September 01, 2011 07:10:32 PM »

I forgot to mention earlier, but the pattern is 198 yrds. of heaven.
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« Reply #6 on: September 02, 2011 09:16:04 AM »

Pretty color combination, and I love the smaller size.  Great job!
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