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Lace Leaf KAL - week 6

We’ve said goodbye to the folks doing the regular lace leaf shawl and those of us doing Blackthorn or a bigger shawl plough onwards!

Blackthorn: knit Section 3, third repeat – 145 mins… 24 more words


New Pattern: Purvi

Purvi translates to “from the east” and is also the name of a popular Hindustani raga in Indian classical music. Purvi is sung during dusk – just when the sun goes down and the breeze from the east brings the temperature down a notch – the time when Purvi shawl can keep your shoulders warm and add to the beauty of the evening. 115 more words


FO: Blackthorn

I knew as soon as I started knitting Blackthorn that I wouldn’t be completing the whole pattern. I want to give this to a friend who is petite and a lot of shawl would swamp her. 75 more words


Casting on and off (soon) 

In anticipation of finishing Blackthorn (that I’m knitting as part of the Lace Leaf KAL), I cast on a new project. Indian Feathers by Alina Appasov is a free Ravelry download and just what I was looking for – a crescent shaped shawl, with some lace but quite a lot of stocking stitch. 97 more words


Lace Leaf KAL - week 5

We are half way finished! Unless you’ve started late, bounded ahead or are doing the regular size Lace Leaf! If you’re sticking with the weekly prompt and doing the regular size then this is your last week! 39 more words


A quick post

I finished my pink lace leaf shawl – I only needed to make a small one as my friend, the intended recipient, is petite:

Obviously it needs blocking! 223 more words