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A lace decrease study in placement and type

One of the things I did last weekend while desporting myself with 88 women at the Seven Hills Inn and Resort in Lenox, Mass was attend a workshop in lace knitting taught by Pam Allen.

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What took me so long?

I was at WEBS last friday - becuse hey, it was only an hour's detour from where I was going anyway. Too close to pass up a visit.

And I bought a swift. (among other things)

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The DreadedRow 26

I forgot this row since I knit it last. Row 26 of the Spanish doily - which I am using as the center of my 'Spanish Armada' shawl consists of:

*s2kp, yo, s3k2togp, yo;

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ALMOST FO - Desert Sun

It still needs blocking - I don't think I'll get that done tonight, or even tomorrow - maybe I'll block it over the weekend.

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FO: my first hat

Inspired by a number of you guys - I made my first hat; something I've put off and put off for years.

This will join a scarf and be sent off to my japanese nephew-in-law

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Third try at this....

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Where'd the sucker go?

I spent way longer then I should have yesterday uploading a photo of my 'autumn Rainbow' shawl - post blocking; I saw the post.

But I can't find it anywhere!

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Choices - knitting or Kids?

Didn't get much knitting done yesterday - and I don't know why I feel guilty about it.

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Autumn Rainbow Shawl

or " Flashback to the Sixties" - which is what my sister says it should be named.

Photo is attached as a file. Not yet blocked.

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"Easy Peasy" - Mark II

finished this up over last weekend - though I've left it to the recipients to block.

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