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« on: September 27, 2009 01:57:53 PM »



My first lace shawl, yay!  The pattern is the Forest Canopy Shawl and it was awesome, very well written and included both written instructions and charts.  The yarn is one skein of South West Trading Company's Bamboo (100% Bamboo) in the Purplexed Colorwary.  I can't wait to wear it this fall! 


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fadedpink
« Reply #1 on: September 27, 2009 02:39:17 PM »

That is so gorgeous! I love how you're wearing it like a trendy scarf! That pattern is so beautiful. Great job.
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« Reply #2 on: September 27, 2009 02:54:16 PM »

Great job! That is gorgeous. I think it's going on the "must do" list.  Wink
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« Reply #3 on: September 27, 2009 05:05:07 PM »

Grrrreat! The colour, the pattern, everything!  And I'm liking the way you wear it Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: September 28, 2009 07:34:24 AM »

beautiful, very finely executed for your first lace SHAWL!
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« Reply #5 on: September 28, 2009 09:35:39 AM »

Gorgeous!  I love the colour.  How long did it take for you to finish?
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« Reply #6 on: September 28, 2009 12:26:44 PM »

It looks fabulous!! I love the lace pattern!  Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: September 29, 2009 10:30:37 AM »

Thanks for the nice comments everyone!  And Connie- because I could only work on it when I could really concentrate, it took 5 months of working a couple of rows every few days.  If I just sat down and worked on it a good amount of time every day, I think I could have finished it in about two weeks. 
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« Reply #8 on: September 29, 2009 08:34:17 PM »

ah that is gorgeous! and i adore the color! wonderful work!
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