Navigation

Wednesday, August 1, 2012

Holden Shawlette


 Pattern: Holden Shawlette (Ravelry link)
 Yarn: Malabrigo Sock [.85 skein; 374 yards]
 Needle Size: 4mm
 Ravelry Project Page: Holden Shawlette
 Dates: 7/28/12-7/29/12 6:06 PM EST
 Ravellenic Events: Shawl Sailing, Lace Longjump, Single Skein Sprint
 Ravellenic project count: 4
Challenge: Shawl 7/52

Normally I hate making shawls with variegated yarn but I think it's subtle enough here that it works well. I wound this yarn over a year ago and lost the ball band so I have no idea what colourway it is. Comparing it to others I think it's Aguas but it could be something else. 


This is my fourth project for the Ravellenics. After this things are going to slow down because this is my last instant gratification project. It took about two days but I probably could have finished it in one if I hadn't waited to make a decision on the extra repeat. I did one extra repeat of the lace section and still had yarn left over for another but didn't want to risk it because sometimes that picot bind off can really get you in yardage. The bind off didn't take nearly as long as I thought it would. And it's not as small as I thought it was going to be but I think blocking really helped open it up. 

I'm really loving the texture on this. And it's such a quick project that doesn't require a lot of yardage and has  an easy to remember chart that I'll probably make a couple more eventually. 



5 comments:

  1. I wanted to thank you for this great read!! I definitely enjoying every little bit of it I have you bookmarked to check out new stuff you post. บาคาร่า

    ReplyDelete
  2. A debt of gratitude is in order for the tips folks. They were all incredible. I have been having issues with being fat both rationally and physically. On account of you all I have been indicating enhancements. Do post more. website

    ReplyDelete
  3. Your blogs are easily accessible and quite enlightening so keep doing the amazing work guys. 먹튀사이트

    ReplyDelete
  4. I am happy to find your distinguished way of writing the post. Now you make it easy for me to understand and implement the concept. Thank you for the post. 먹튀검증

    ReplyDelete
  5. Your article is extremely helpful exceptionally fascinating subject i am looking that sort of post thank for imparting to us keep it up. Pokemon Legends Arceus

    ReplyDelete