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« on: March 09, 2012 12:44:38 AM »


This shawl is made up from individual flower motifs which are joined together as you go.  It is from a Japanese pattern book.  I used Drops Delight which is a lovely 4ply yarn that comes in the most beautiful colours and is also really cheap. Japanese pattern books use just charts so it was fairly easy to work out.

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« Reply #1 on: March 09, 2012 12:53:50 AM »

It looks beautiful. The colours are so pretty.
As a frustrated and very poor crocheter I can appreciate the time and effort that goes into making something like this.
I know you will get many compliments when you wear it out.
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« Reply #2 on: March 09, 2012 03:21:17 AM »

This is really beautiful!
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« Reply #3 on: March 09, 2012 06:01:47 AM »

I love the variation in colour and tone - lovely lovely shawl.
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« Reply #4 on: April 24, 2012 11:07:56 PM »

very pretty !! Nice work.
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« Reply #5 on: April 25, 2012 09:04:15 AM »

That's lovely, I made a similar scarf to this in blues and purples for my brothers girlfriend last christmas, I really like the colours you used!
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« Reply #6 on: April 27, 2012 10:55:28 PM »

That is so pretty!
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« Reply #7 on: April 28, 2012 03:45:31 PM »

This is so beautiful! I love the light and complex look and the slow color change makes it look stylish.
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so, so beautiful. i adore the colors.
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