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High Seas
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June 7, 2015
Project info
High Seas
The Weaver's Idea Book by Jane Patrick
Large Double Windowpane
Art auction
78" x 13" end to end (woven section 60")
Neck / TorsoShawl / Wrap
Tools and equipment
Cricket Loom
784 yards = 4 skeins
Sesia Bio Sesia 5
1.5 skeins = 294.0 yards (268.8 meters), 75 grams
Knitorious in St. Louis, Missouri
Sesia Bio Sesia 5
2.5 skeins = 490.0 yards (448.1 meters), 125 grams
Knitorious in St. Louis, Missouri

Top pic: front of shawl (one below it is the reverse side - both look cool!)
--- EDIT: top pic is now a better view of the whole shawl. Then the closeups of the front then the reverse side) ---

May 26, 2015:
Warped with the Cadet.
Started with 10 picks plain weave of the Cadet.
Began pattern in Turquoise.

June 1, 2015:
Almost done! Hemming now.

June 3, 2015:
New pic is color accurate. After soaking for awhile, I pressed out the water and ran it through the dryer. Fibers relaxed yet shrunk just enough to add all this texture! Now, lots of fringe braiding to do.

June 4, 2015:
Started braiding all the fringe. And I mean A.L.L. the fringe. I’m gonna be at this for days! …..
FYI there are 177 ends per shawl edge. SRSLY.

June 7, 2015:
Finished last of braids and got it photographed. Quite pleased with it. Love, love, LOVE the texture. Methinks I need one now. You know, for ME. Not to give away. LOL

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About this yarn
by Sesia
100% Cotton
196 yards / 50 grams

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  • Project created: May 29, 2015
  • Finished: June 8, 2015
  • Updated: July 8, 2015