Adventures In Making: starting, finishing and starting again….

In between all my festival-going over the summer, I had a very productive time on the making front.  Having finished my gradient shawl, I started work on a birthday present blanket for my niece, Lucy.  I had this lovely lot of yarn in my stash and felt sure I could turn it in to something special.

 

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Off The Needles: my latest knitting project

Like many knitting and crochet devotees, I am exceptionally good at starting new projects. But I am less accomplished in the finishing-off department. That is why it is always cause for celebration when I do actually manage to cast-off, block and start using a completed piece.

This is my latest creation, the Dimitri Shawl by Steve Rousseau Designs:

 

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