first beaded project

steve kadel's picture

i used Kevat (spring in Finnish, or so i'm told) pattern
qiviuk 56 gr
on size 7
decided to make a st st section in middle both for more structure but also so it wasn't so bead heavy

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MMario's picture

Really like the contrast of

Really like the contrast of the plain section with the lace and beads.

steve kadel's picture

Coming from the king of lace,

Coming from the king of lace, I am honored :)

KenInMaine's picture

What a lovely shawl! The bead

What a lovely shawl! The bead work is beautiful, as is the color.

steve kadel's picture

Thanks

Thanks

CLABBERS's picture

Steve...Amazing bead work! It

Steve...Amazing bead work! It really is lovely. I'm jealous of your fine workmanship and that you have things growing in your garden. We haven't seen anything even beginning to sprout here yet! Thanks for sharing.
Mark

steve kadel's picture

Thanks. Spring will come, I

Thanks. Spring will come, I hope :)

Joe-in Wyoming's picture

That is gorgeous, Steve. I

That is gorgeous, Steve. I can see why the center was knit plain...that is some serious bead work. Still, the solid center adds to the beauty of the borders, in my opinion. Congratulations.

steve kadel's picture

Thanks. Took so figuring out

Thanks. Took so figuring out to transition in and out of lace pattern