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The most beautiful thing I've ever made

Over the years I have created many things I was proud of and thought lovely, but I think my yellow Adamas shawl is my most beautiful creation yet. 403 more words


Big knotty black nightmare

Jane Sowerby describes this pattern in Victorian Lace Knitting thus:

“While intense concentration is required in knitting this piece initially, it is not difficult once the layout is understood.” 515 more words

Lace Knitting

Malabrigo Shawl -- Complete!

Here it is…the Greystone Harbor shawl I’ve been working on. I’ve posted most (well, all) of the relevant information already, so this is just show-and-tell. 58 more words


Silk Shawl

With the lovely Malabrigo silk yarn that I purchased at Sister Arts during the Yarn Crawl, I have started a new shawl.

Jane from my knitting group generously gave me this pattern, … 154 more words

Random Knitting - Just A Collar

When I’m undecided as to what to knit, I often turn to one of my vintage knitting books to find something to amuse me. My knitting today is part of a pattern called ‘Lace Stitch Jersey’ from the book, ‘Knitted Garments For All’. 194 more words


Aurora Lace Capelet in Mohair

I know, I know – I must be crackers to have knitted with mohair yarn in the height of summer but I was just dying to finish a version of… 180 more words


Malabrigo Shawl

I’d planned to wait until I finished this shawl to post about it, but I’m so excited about it I’m getting ahead of myself. It’s the same pattern I used for the lace shawl I completed last month, but the look with the Malabrigo Rios yarn is completely different. 246 more words