A Quick Scarf/Shawl

I finished another shawl a little over a week ago – this one only took me about 3 weeks to knit.  It’s a wonderful pattern:

Pattern: Adelei Shawl
Yarn:  Numma Numma Toasty in colorway ‘Champagne Toasty’
Needles: US 5
Started: Nov 2, 2010
Finished: Nov 20, 2010
Mods: none, although I omitted the beads. In hindsight, I should have used beads on this – it would have really been lovely. (Note to self – when in doubt, always use beads!)

This was a well done pattern – well written and charted and it makes an interesting shape – perfect for wrapping up as a scarf under a jacket.

I used my blocking wires to block it – keeping the square neckline shape and straight eyelet lines – it made it very easy to pin out the points evenly that way.

I already wore it to keep my neck warm under my winter coat while we were visiting up in Ohio this last week!  The yarn is very appropriately named ‘Toasty’. 🙂

I hope all of you had a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday this last week!
Happy Knitting everyone!


About knitsbyheather

I'm a TKGA certified Master Knitter. I'm a knitwear designer and a knitting instructor. I'm also a stay at home and homeschooling mom of two wonderful boys. They sure keep me on my toes! When I'm not teaching or chasing around the boys, I'm knitting, designing, or reading!!
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2 Responses to A Quick Scarf/Shawl

  1. Dawn says:

    Wow, I love the shawl…your pattern choice and yarn color is a marriage made in heaven.

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