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Queen Anne is in bloom
Queen Anne's Lace by MMario
Knitting
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Needle and yarn
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
Valley Yarns 2/10 Merino Tencel (Colrain Lace)
1540 yards in stash
0.77 skeins = 1185.8 yards (1084.3 meters), 191 grams
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July 4, 2010
Notes

I love how MMario’s pattern so beautifully captures the delicacy of the Queen Anne’s Lace flowers. I chose a yarn color close to the color of the stems and foliage, rather than a white to match the flowers themselves. The yarn doesn’t have quite as much blue as it looks like in the first photo.

7/10 Stopped for the evening in the middle of row 42.

7/14 Stopped for the evening in the middle of row 70.

7/15 Stopped for the evening in the middle of row 74.

8/7/11 This pattern was so much fun to make! I had to keep my place pretty carefully in the first chart or so, so I wouldn’t forget which round I was on, but the later rounds were pretty easy to read. The yarn also made me happy the entire time I was knitting this shawl. I’ll probably block this shawl sometime this week, even though it’s not going to go to its eventual owner until Christmastime.

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Finished
July 9 2011
August 7 2011
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About this yarn
2/10 Merino Tencel (Colrain Lace)
by Valley Yarns
Lace / 2 ply
50% Merino, 50% Tencel
1540 yards / 249 grams
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  • Originally queued: July 21, 2010
  • Project created: July 9, 2011
  • Updated: December 28, 2011