On February 1st I’ll raise the price of the French Cancan to 5€ again, in order to help me found my trip to Japan next May. I’m also havin a little crowdfounding on my website you can donate there and get some postcards, unique handdyed yarn, silk scarves and even handknitted items. Thanks for you help & generosity.
I’m sorry the links provided in the pattern are not working. Here they are
- Stephen West’s Tutorial for Garter Tab Cast on
- French Video for Cast on
- Myriam Felton’s explanation for knitted on border
- Tuto photo pour la bordure du Henslowe
Note : If you do not receive the English version of the pattern along with the French one, please check your Ravelry Library, it should be there.
Share your progress and tips on the group Atelier Mademoiselle C
Simple, feminine, French… with a very nice drape.
A crescent shaped shawlette with a stunning lace and French braid border.
I love mixing lace features and DK weight yarn. For this shawl I wanted a French braid suspended by soft lace, inspired by the yarn Falkland Silk/ Merino DK color Plaque Ocre by Flying Color .
Yardage useful tips (for every yarn weight)
Weigh your yarn before knitting.
For the body you should use at least half of the yarn. You can go up to a little more but not more than 60% of the total weight. Hope this little bit of mathematics will help you !