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#2015VAL .. Nangou shawl
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#2015VAL .. Nangou shawl
Nangou by Melanie Berg
Knitting
me!
Needles & yarn
764 yards = 4 skeins
Shibui Knits Staccato
3 skeins = 573.0 yards (524.0 meters), 150 grams
Shibui Knits Staccato
1 skein = 191.0 yards (174.7 meters), 50 grams
Notes

Ok, so here’s the thing…. I want to teach myself to knit faster. I have been knitting for nearly 30yrs (started when I was ten) and my mum taught me the English method - which is good but I want to knit faster as I want to knit lots of stuff….
So, for this shawl, I will try the continental method of knitting. To spur me to finish the shawl, I bought fancy yarn (yummy fancy yarn).

It is so time-consuming relearning to knit. I need lots of patience.
lots & lots of patience.

and I need to wear my glasses whilst learning this method, so I can’t take this in the car.

it’s not relaxing learning a new method.

grrrrr

so slow

but wait, the finish line is here, YAY!!!

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Fingering
70% Merino, 30% Silk
191 yards / 50 grams

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  • Project created: January 17, 2015
  • In progress: January 17, 2015
  • Updated: May 12, 2015
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