Personal Remarks by Patricia Martin
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Personal Remarks

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Fingering (14 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in Stocking Stitch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
500 - 600 yards (457 - 549 m)

Due to changes to EU legislation with regard to Value Added Tax liability from 1st January 2015 I have decided to temporarily suspend pattern sales until it becomes clear what the best option for me will be. I will also be using this opportunity to develop some new patterns, revise layouts, make any amendments and take some new photos. I haven’t set a date for reopening my Ravelry store but it’s unlikely to be before early summer 2015. If you’d like to be notified when I reopen send my a personal message and I’ll add you to a list for earburning when I reopen.

This shawl pattern prints over 5 pages with two photos and 4 charts.

The sample in the pattern photos uses Wollmeise 100% Superwash (approx. 340 yards) for the main part of the shawl and Yarn Yard Clan (approx 160 yards) for the ruffled border.

The name comes from my sister J who is one of the few people in my family who can wear red successfully. The Wollmeise yarn seemed like a very J colour so I thought this should have a J related name. When I was growing up my sisters were very influential and pretty much brought me up. One of the life lessons J taught me was that making personal comments about people was wrong and spiteful something that I try (and sometimes fail) to bear in mind in adult life. So this one is my J shawl and might, just might, be the first in a series of sisterly inspired shawls.