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Sand and Sea Shawlette
Finished
February 1 2012
February 15 2012
Project info
Sand and Sea Shawlette
Sand and Sea Shawlette by Alana Dakos
Knitting
Needles & yarn
US 6 - 4.0 mm
575 yards
Handwerks Luxury Sock
2 skeins = 436.0 yards (398.7 meters), 100 grams
won in a blog give-a-way!!!
Rowan 4 Ply Cotton
0.75 skeins = 139.5 yards (127.6 meters), 37 grams
Notes

Lovely and simple little pattern with good results. Good explanations about short rows if you are new to the technique. However, I used my favorite method of short rows which is more simple than the book’s method.

Here are two tutes that show this method:

http://www.youtube.com/user/knitpurlhunter/videos?query=s...

I won this LOVELY yarn and have this great Coastal Knits book, so I married the two and was in knitting heaven.

Pictures were taken at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, California, blogged here.

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February 15 2012
 
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by Rowan
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100% Cotton
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by Handwerks
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100% Cashmere goat
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  • Project created: February 2, 2012
  • Finished: February 22, 2012
  • Updated: November 8, 2012
  • Progress updates: 2 updates