About the shawl

FredSC's picture

wow! thanks for the great comments!

here's a photo of the entire piece as some of you requested.

the shawl:
Pattern: Swallowtail by Evelyn A. Clark (Interweave Knits Fall '06 ).
Yarn: Blue Sky Alpaca Silk (4 skeins)
Color: Plum
Needles: size 8 circul

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RickMartin's picture

Is it my imagination or is

Is it my imagination or is there no photo? Did it disappear?

ophanim's picture

That's lovely! nigra sum

That's lovely!

nigra sum sed formosa
MMario's picture

Beautiful! what are the

Beautiful! what are the finished dimensions? (I wonder because some people have said it is really a shawlette rather then a full sized shawl.)

MMario - Can anybody tell me what year it is?

FredSC's picture

the pattern calls for lace

the pattern calls for lace weight yarn and does make a shawlette. since this was my first attempt at lace, i went for something closer to fingering weight. the result was a moderate sized shawl.