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light of Eärendil

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June 2012
July 2 2012
Project info
light of Eärendil
Needles & yarn
US 6 - 4.0 mm
Rowan Fine Lace
0.85 skeins = 371.5 yards (339.7 meters), 42 grams
This Is Knit in Dublin, Dublin

Impulse purchase of sale yarn with the intention of doing a beaded swallowtail, did the budding lace section then decided i wanted something different - how unusual! Just made it up as I went along, for once i got away without doing any ripping back, but tbh it isn’t what i had envisioned in the first place. All part of the journey i suppose. I did keep the beads though, but by god that’s finicky. Bring back nupps! Thankfully i had help - by the time i finished that picot cast off i’d have gone stone mad, otherwise.

(The name comes from lord of the rings, Galadriel gives Frodo a phial which she says is “the light of Eärendil, our most beloved star”. There’s a picture up there so you get the idea.Yes, I know how geeky that is.)

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June 2012
July 2 2012
About this pattern
Personal pattern (not in Ravelry)
About this yarn
by Rowan
80% Alpaca, 20% Merino
437 yards / 50 grams
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  • Project created: July 3, 2012
  • Updated: July 3, 2012