Friday, April 29, 2016
Brave New Knitting
Tim wound the whole thing, by the way.
After looking at a lot of things, I have decided on a shawl pattern called Morvarch by Lucy Hague. Here is a quote from the RAV page:
"The construction of this lace-weight shawl is rather complex and unusual. The shawl begins with the centre square, worked outwards in the round. Then, two of the edges around the square are filled in with short rows, and the body is worked in stocking stitch, finished with lace ribbing. After this, the other two edges of the square are filled in and rest of the shawl is worked exactly as the other side."
I cannot get my mind around that. At all. At all. So wish me luck!
*I have three major storage areas for yarn. In one closet are two pull out bins for odds and ends. I have three big bins in another closet. And then I have cubbies on the wall in the guest room. I have too much yarn.
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