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Granny Stripes Shawl
granny stripes shawl by Louise Howe
65" across
Hooks & yarn
4.0 mm (G)
Lang Yarns Jawoll Aktion Color
3 skeins = 1377.0 yards (1259.1 meters), 300 grams
The Village Yarn & Fiber Shop in East Rochester, New York
September 2, 2012

As the pattern is very simple and just builds from the bottom, I decided to go with sock yarn and a smaller hook, to make a lighter shawl. I’m going to make it 65” across, as I like a nice big shawl.

I decided that this would be an ideal prayer shawl for Newtown, CT. I’m sending it off today. If you also want to donate a prayer shawl, go to:


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by Lang Yarns
75% Wool, 25% Nylon
459 yards / 100 grams
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  • Originally queued: September 11, 2012
  • Project created: December 18, 2012
  • Updated: December 19, 2012
  • Progress updates: 2 updates