aminspace's projects
fingers crossed peacock shawl!
Finished
May 7 2011
May 31 2011
Project info
fingers crossed peacock shawl!
Sterndolde (Stor Rund Dug) by Verlag Otto Beyer Design Team
Knitting
me!
Needles & yarn
US 6 - 4.0 mm
972 yards
handspun laceweight silk #1
900.0 yards (823.0 meters), 38 grams
White
Texere Yarns in Bradford, West Yorkshire
handspun laceweight silk #2
72.0 yards (65.8 meters), 3 grams
natural
Notes

Inspired by megknitficent’s Spanish Peacock Shawl, this was my wedding veil.

19 May - on row 98. Had a few days off at weekend for hen do, so far think I might just do it.

Have 20g of yarn left, but am still spinning some new up just in case - so far spun 3g+8g, approx.

26 May - on row 125, 2g of the first batch of yarn left, 4 rows to go before casting off. Time to get that second mini-skein finished up!

31 May - all blocked! Shawl measures approx 54” diameter. Cast off with an ordinary stretchy bind off, as attempting crocheting totally did my nut in (hook so shiny, yarn so slippy, argh).

viewed 3268 times | helped 9 people
Finished
May 7 2011
May 31 2011
 
About this pattern
213 projects, in 849 queues
aminspace's overall rating
aminspace's clarity rating
aminspace's difficulty rating
  • Project created: May 9, 2011
  • Finished: June 13, 2011
  • Updated: September 30, 2011
  • Progress updates: 4 updates