Finally finished !

Kerry's picture

After about four years I've finally finished this Shetland shawl. The pattern is A Knitted Veil from Victorian Lace Today, the yarn is a natural coloured laceweight wool from the Melanian Sheepgrowers in Western Australia, it measured out at 70cm x 207cm.

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KenInMaine's picture

Wow, that is quite

Wow, that is quite stunning...great job!

chipsir's picture

Oh Kerry!!!!! This looks so

Oh Kerry!!!!! This looks so beautiful I just love the colour, I understand how you feel about keeping it. It is just to grand for words. Well done you talented guy.

This is a fabulous shawl

This is a fabulous shawl Kerry, and there is some serious envy here. I think you are right to keep it for yourself.

Kerry's picture

Thanks to eyeryone for your

Thanks to eyeryone for your kind and heart-warming comments. I normally give my shawls away but because I like the colour and because of the years spent knitting it I may just keep it for myself, that wasn't the intention when I did the in-house modeling.

twistknit's picture

Beautiful! Very Impressive!

Beautiful! Very Impressive!

ronhuber's picture

Very nice work, Kerry. I

Very nice work, Kerry. I agree with everyone else who likes the colour.

JRob's picture

Bill, Looks great. I bet you

Bill,
Looks great. I bet you felt a wonderful feeling of accomplishment flood over you when you bound off the last stitch and weaved in the end. Job well done. I love it.

JRob

Nehkhasi's picture

Ultra Fabulous!!!! Love it!!

Ultra Fabulous!!!! Love it!! And you Wear it Well! :-)

michaelpthompson's picture

Very nice! Looks good on you

Very nice! Looks good on you too.

MMario's picture

How does that manage to look

How does that manage to look both sturdy and delicate at the same time?

New York Built's picture

MMario, I believe Kerry's

MMario, I believe Kerry's skillful control of the Coriolis Effect, traveling in a different reference frame than we North Americans, is in full evidence here. Masterfully done, sir!

Kerry's picture

Mark, yet again you have me

Mark, yet again you have me scuttling off to Google to fully understand one of your comments :-)..... physics was not a favourite subject of mine at school.

michaelpthompson's picture

It does MMario. The color

It does MMario. The color seems to help with that.

Asplund's picture

Beautiful shawl, Kerry -

Beautiful shawl, Kerry - looks very comfortable too!

Potter's picture

Oh that looks fabulous,

Oh that looks fabulous, Kerry!

Bill's picture

Wow! That's a beautiful bit

Wow! That's a beautiful bit of knitting, Kerry!
...I keep thinking I should knit a shawl...it would be very comfy in the evening...