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monalisa_lazysmile
« Reply #10 on: May 21, 2006 07:33:00 AM »

thanks for all your compliments!  Smiley

no i didn't make up the pattern myself, i got it from a knitting book (don't remember the title).
here it is - i tried to translate it the best i could:

yarn: any wool, ca. 100m/50g,(here it says 400 g but it took me about 500g)
needle size: 4,5mm (i used 5mm)
finished size: long edge - 160cm, short edge - 87,5cm (came out quite longer with me)
gauge: 12 st = 6,5cm

leaf pattern:
1: k2, ssk, k4, k2tog, *yo, k1, yo, ssk, k7, k2tog, repeat from *, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k4, k2tog, k2
2nd, 4th, 6th and 8th row: purl, first and last two st k
3: k2, ssk, k2, k2tog, k1, *2x(yo, k1), ssk, k5, k2tog, k1, repeat from *, 2x(yo, k1), ssk, k2, k2tog, k2
5: k2, ssk, k2tog, k2, *yo, k1, yo, k2 ssk, k3, k2tog, k2, repeat from *, yo, k1, yo, k2, ssk, k2tog, k2
7: k2, ssk, k2tog, k1, *yo, k1, yo, k3, ssk, k1, k2tog, k3, repeat from *, 2x(yo, k1), ssk, k2tog, k2
9. k2, ssk, k2tog, *yo, k1, yo, k4, sl-k2tog-psso, k4, repeat from *, yo, k1, yo, 2x(k2tog), k2
10: k2, p2tog, purl to last four st, p2tog, k2
repeat rows 1-10

lace edge:
CO 4 st
1: k2, yo, k2
2nd, 4th and 6th row: k
3: k3, yo, k2
5: k2, yo, k2tog, yo, k2
7: k3, yo, k2tog, k2
8: BO four st , k4
repeat rows 1-8

start off by CO 297 st, purl on 'wrong side' except k first and last two st. continue with leaf pattern.
when you have only 7 st left on your needle:
1: k2, ssk, k1, k2tog, k2
2: k2, p3, k2
3:k2, sl-k2tog-psso, k2
4: k2, p1, k2
5: k2tog, k1, k2tog
6: k1, p1, k1
7: sl-k2tog-psso
secure remaining yarn. knit lace edge in appropiate size (it was about 4,3m with me) and sew to edges of shawl.

hope you can understand it!  Undecided
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mata
« Reply #11 on: May 21, 2006 08:43:40 AM »

Thank you for sharing!!!
I've bookmarked this and who knows, I might try to make my own  Wink
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BlackMarketBaby
« Reply #12 on: May 21, 2006 06:09:15 PM »

I've bookmarked this and who knows, I might try to make my own  Wink

Me too!  In fact, I'm SURE I will one day.
Thanks!
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« Reply #13 on: May 21, 2006 08:32:48 PM »

It's beautiful! Great job!
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« Reply #14 on: January 17, 2007 09:21:03 AM »

its really gorgeous, its things like this that make me wish I could knit! Althoguh if I could it wouldn't compare to that work of art! Smiley
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spicecarrie
« Reply #15 on: January 17, 2007 11:11:35 AM »

That's beautiful, I love it!
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strangebutcher
« Reply #16 on: January 17, 2007 06:19:52 PM »

ooh i love it! im taking a 19th century british literature class this semester and it would be just perfect to be wearing this shawl while reading all the romantic classics!
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monalisa_lazysmile
« Reply #17 on: January 18, 2007 12:27:28 PM »

ooh i love it! im taking a 19th century british literature class this semester and it would be just perfect to be wearing this shawl while reading all the romantic classics!

well, that's what i like to do sometimes  Wink
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« Reply #18 on: January 19, 2007 11:32:08 AM »

I love it! 19th century fashions rock.
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Lady Clare
« Reply #19 on: January 19, 2007 04:42:13 PM »

Thank you so much for posting the pattern for this. I am getting married later this year and having an authentic as possible victorian wedding. I am kind of new to knitting, so I couldn't do any really complicated lace patterns, but I can do this! It's beautiful!
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