Thanks to whomever it was on this group that asked the question about a "basket" stitch and also to whomever posted the pattern.
I just finished the Fountain Pen Shawl from Interweave Knits Spring 2009. I used Jojoland Harmony yarn on a US size 5 needle.
Well it's only 12/5 and I've finished the shawl I was knitting for my wife's Christmas gift.
Ok....I've only been working on this since February & I started the last chart the other night so I thought I was about done. But after doing some calculations I realize I'm only halfway there.
I knit this using 2/18 Zephyr 50/50 wool silk on US #3 needles. It took approximately 380 yards to make the scarf 8"x80".
Mmario has been at it again. He created a pattern called, "Mr. MacGregor. I made this one baby blanket sized and it turned out great.
This is the Muir shawl from the Fall 2007 Knitty.com edition. I knit it using US 2 needle and 680 yards of 8/2 Tencel yarn. At the $1.85 per ounce price this yarn cost the shawl was cheap!!
I saw a shawl that I'm trying to copy - it was a simple trianglular shawl knit in stockinette (with a knit on border - which I figured out) but every eighth row was a drop stitch except the drops ran
My wife wore a shawl I made for her on a recent trip to her mother's. Her mother said she'd really like to have something like that to wear, so here it is.
No make that EXTREMELY QUICK - this blanket took all of about 5 hours to make! It's perfect for when that baby suddenly appears from nowhere!