I finally finish the swirl leaf doily

jedwards's picture

Let me know what u think guys the patterns from http://www.craftown.com/knit/knit25.htm
i use size 8 double point and circular needles
the yarn i don't know remember the weight of it but i think it is just regular yarn........i have had that yarn in my yarn bag for about 3 to 4 years now.......it measure is 31 and half inches

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Big..Rob's picture

I have actually seen this

I have actually seen this thing in real life and it was pretty nice. I usually dont like all this girly craft shit. Seeing this made me want to start knitting thats why Jerome...aka Queen has agreed to teach me.

Asbjörn's picture

This is really stunning. I

This is really stunning. I don't even know if doily (though correct), is a word worthy enough to describe something so spectacular as this. I looove the crazy amount of texture, I think if I were near this I wouldn't be able to stop touching it.

tomanyt's picture

Two thumbs up!!! Great job.

Two thumbs up!!! Great job.

I agree MMario. How long

I agree MMario. How long did it take to do this? I have to add this to "to-do" file.

MMario's picture

I've been looking for a

I've been looking for a "star" for the center of a shawl - I think I've found it....(I'll steal ideas wherever I can find them)

at 30+ inches a few more rounds of an edge would make this a nice lap throw;

MMario - ambiguity is cultivated, it doesn't happen in a vacuum!

crmartin's picture

That is a work of art!

That is a work of art!

teejtc's picture

I'm not really into doilies

I'm not really into doilies (although I've tatted a number of them my wife doesn't really allow doilies around our house) :-) and I've never (EVER) had the desire to knit one... until now! Wow... Looks great!

Grace and Peace,
`tim

RareSteek's picture

I bow to you. I am not

I bow to you. I am not worthy. I am not worthy. :-) Amazing.

I think it is just

I think it is just wonderful. I'm very impressed.

Craig's picture

I totally agree qith

I totally agree qith everyone esle, excellent work!

Kerry's picture

Jerome, that's beautiful.

Jerome, that's beautiful. I'm interested in the size, pattern, yarn, etc also.

ronhuber's picture

It is a gorgeous piece of

It is a gorgeous piece of art. Tell us about the pattern.

jedwards's picture

i use size 8 needles..... i

i use size 8 needles..... i don't remember what is the weight of the yarn i haven't block the doily yet....... so i haven't measure it yet

gardenerstitch's picture

That's beautiful! Great

That's beautiful! Great work!

purlyman's picture

Wow Jerome!! That's

Wow Jerome!! That's incredible. You must tell us more about how you did it... just like Tom asks... I'm sure more people will want to know what type of yarn and what size needles you used! Congratulations on a beautiful piece of work!!

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WOW...that is very

WOW...that is very beautiful!!

MMario's picture

Wow! super texture! MMario -

Wow! super texture!
MMario - ambiguity is cultivated, it doesn't happen in a vacuum!

TomH's picture

Wonderful. How large is the

Wonderful. How large is the doily? What size needle did you use? What weight of yarn did you use?

albert's picture

Wow! This is exqisite. I

Wow! This is exqisite. I can't imagine even tackling something like this. Maybe a dumb question, but is this knit flat? Can you imagine a sweater with this swirling star as a motif?

BuduR's picture

That was my first thought,

That was my first thought, a sweater! :) It's absolutely beautiful.