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Elisa Shawl

My first finished project for the year was the Elisa shawl. I really wanted something a little elegant and basic but with a touch of lace and interest for work gatherings or dressier events. 76 more words


Drive to Delhi and pattern

Last month my passport expired.  So yesterday we headed for Delhi,  to go to the Dutch embassy.  We went by car,  a 5 to 6 hour drive,  depending on the traffic .  202 more words


I knitted a shawl!

I can’t quite believe it, but I have knitted a shawl! In my mind this shawl will always be known as the Fargo shawl as it was knitted over about 5 episodes of the second series, but its actual name is   356 more words


Golden Squares Shawl

This shawl actually started as a project re-work for the shawl ministry of which I am a part.  I had the golden hued yarn and wasn’t quite sure what I wanted to create, only that I wanted to do a crochet shawl using multiples of three.   160 more words


Striped shawl

Last year I went to visit my Grannie when I was wearing this shawl, and she said “that’s lovely”, so my mum wrapped it around her, and my Grannie said, “for me?! 83 more words

Timey Wimey

My step-daughter’s birthday is coming up in March. She is going to be a teenager now and happens to be a fan of Doctor Who. Not too long ago I stumbled upon a pattern for a lacey shawl that featured a tardis section. 99 more words


Special birthdays

My friends celebrate birthdays together. We go on a mini vacation. We go for lunch. We  exchange cards. We laugh. We don’t usually cry but sometimes that happens too and we’re there for each other. 40 more words