Gothic Angel MKAL
Finished
October 2, 2018
October 24, 2018

Gothic Angel MKAL

Project info
Gothic Angel by Boo Knits
Knitting
Gifted to Juliet
Needles & yarn
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
15 stitches = 4 inches
in Main Body Pattern on 3.75mm needles after blocking
Skein Queen Delectable
none left in stash
1 skein = 765.5 yards (700.0 meters), 100 grams
None
Blue
Skein Queen
Notes

07.11.2018

It took some time to be able to block this, but wow. The transformation is amazing !

First off, the yarn - on blocking the subtle tones and highlights really come out giving depth to the lace design.

The difference in length of the feathers is much more prominent when blocked - again giving the final shawl a perception of depth and movement.

I love the way that the main body beads form gentle radial swirls. This is the first beaded shawl I have knit using beads that contrast so greatly with the yarn - I’m very happy with the outcome and will try to be braver with my bead choices in the future !

My Picot cast of is improving with each Boo Knits, but I am still not able to get the lovely cute nupps that other knitters can achieve. Something for me to keep working on for sure.

35g of yarn left.

Finished shawl weighs 110g

Depth 50cm

Wingspan 190cm

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Finished
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October 24, 2018
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by Skein Queen
Lace
50% Silk, 50% Merino
766 yards / 100 grams

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  • Project created: September 5, 2018
  • Finished: October 16, 2018
  • Updated: December 4, 2018