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Project info
Cladonia
Cladonia by Kirsten Kapur
Knitting
Needle and yarn
madelinetosh tosh merino light
330 yards, 75 grams 0.75 skeins = 330.0 yards (301.8m)
Blue-green
Eat.Sleep.Knit in Smyrna, Georgia
May 2011
madelinetosh tosh merino light
176 yards, 40 grams 0.4 skeins = 176.0 yards (160.9m)
Green
Purl Soho in New York , New York
May 2012
Notes

The Pattern:

The pattern is for the most part easy knitting although it does involve carrying numerous stitch markers on the needles, all of which are important ~ should you lose one and not realize … well let’s just say it was easier to start again. Lesson learned.

The lace border was again a lot easier than it looks involving nothing more than a yo, ssk, k2tog and more stitch markers. The only point to note is that when reading the chart start with row 1 on the RHS and then read row 2 from left to right etc. I bet you already knew that right? At first glance I thought the chart was reversible (ie can read all rows from right to left) alas it’s not.

I love the finished shawl! It is so pretty and delicate. The Looped Picot Bind off adds a playful edge.

The Yarn: Madelinetosh Merino Light

Cannot say enough about this yarn except that I now need two skeins of each colorway! It is just so beautiful to work with; the only problem is where to hide it from the hubby!

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Finished
May 21 2011
June 3 2011
 
About this pattern
Cladonia
by Kirsten Kapur
from Through The Loops Ravelry Store
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About this yarn
tosh merino light
by madelinetosh
Fingering / 4 ply
100% Merino
420 yards
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  • Project created: May 21, 2011
  • Finished: June 3, 2011
  • Updated: June 4, 2011