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« on: November 29, 2019 01:01:42 PM »

I recently whipped this up for a friend who is going through a rough time.  I had hoped the bright colors, reminiscent of the sunrise, might help brighten a dark time, and help her know that a new day is always on the horizon.  The pattern is the Calypso Shawl, and the yarn is Darn Good Yarn's Ombre Recycled Silk in Orange, Blue, and Purple.  The yarn is made from silk waste, that would otherwise end up in a landfill.







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« Reply #1 on: November 29, 2019 01:04:03 PM »

This is so pretty, and such a thoughtful gift!
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« Reply #2 on: November 29, 2019 02:50:26 PM »

It reminds me of a sunset over the ocean. Very pretty!
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« Reply #3 on: November 29, 2019 05:54:46 PM »

What a kind gesture, and a lovely message embodied in the wrap, too. I picture your friend curled up in a cushy armchair, all cozy in her sunny wrap.
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« Reply #4 on: November 30, 2019 04:11:20 AM »

Thank you friends!
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« Reply #5 on: December 01, 2019 01:55:39 PM »

What a lovely gift! She will open a box of cheer and love!
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