July 23, 2015
September 29, 2015


Project info
Quicksilver by Melanie Berg
Neck / TorsoShawl / Wrap
Needles & yarn
US 6 - 4.0 mm
825 yards = 1.96 skeins
Cherry Tree Hill Yarn Supersock Select
81 yards in stash
0.7 skeins = 294.7 yards (269.5 meters), 80 grams
Cherry Tree Hill Yarn Supersock Select
85 yards in stash
0.68 skeins = 287.4 yards (262.8 meters), 78 grams
Cherry Tree Hill Yarn Supersock Select
15 yards in stash
0.58 skeins = 243.2 yards (222.4 meters), 66 grams

9/30/15 Post-blocking measurements are about 38” x 65”!!! Thanks to my mom for modelling :)

9/29/15 Done and blocked! It definitely grew a lot, which is what I was hoping for. I will measure and photograph soon.

9/28/15 Pre-blocking measurements are roughly 30” x 53”.

9/27/15 I’m finally getting around to weaving in the ends--about halfway through so far. It’s super tedious, especially the pink for the mesh lace parts.

8/3/15 Cast off! I have to weave in ends and block. I am hoping that it grows a good bit with blocking as I’d like it to be a little larger. Otherwise, I love it!

7/25/15 Making decent progress. Only mod so far (and probably the only one I will make) is carrying the yarn up the side for the striped sections instead of breaking it between each stripe, as recommended by the designer in the forums. If I had that many ends to weave in, I would just fringe the damn thing! Ha.

7/23/15 Cast on. The colors in the second to last pic aren’t right, but it’s at least an idea.

viewed 166 times
July 23, 2015
September 29, 2015
About this pattern
1185 projects, in 2535 queues
alexand's overall rating
alexand's clarity rating
alexand's difficulty rating
About this yarn
by Cherry Tree Hill Yarn
100% Merino
420 yards / 113 grams

3366 projects

stashed 4694 times

alexand's star rating
  • Originally queued: July 1, 2015
  • Project created: July 23, 2015
  • Finished: September 29, 2015
  • Updated: May 19, 2016
  • Progress updates: 6 updates