Singular Stitches: Swallowtail Shawl is finito!

Sunday, November 19, 2006

Swallowtail Shawl is finito!

I just finished it up this evening (while watching 'Goblet of Fire') and had to share!!



And a closeup:



Tomorrow, she gets a dip in the bubbles and blocked. DSis's Christmas gift (mostly) complete!

Details:
Pattern: Swallowtail Shawl (Interweave Knits Fall 2006)
Began: October 2, 2006
Completed: November 19, 2006
Yarn: Knitpicks Alpaca Cloud (Iris)
Needles: US#5 Addi Natura (I hated these needles for lace! The yarn kept getting caught on the join)


Off to work on the Mum scarf! :o)

18 Comments:

Blogger Debbie Cook said...

How beautiful! I'd never be able to give it away. ;-)

Monday, November 20, 2006 7:17:00 AM  
Blogger bunnyhead said...

Beautiful! I don't think I could give that away!

Monday, November 20, 2006 7:37:00 AM  
Blogger Sue said...

Very pretty shawl. Lovely.

Monday, November 20, 2006 7:53:00 AM  
Blogger Shelleen said...

very pretty

Monday, November 20, 2006 10:22:00 AM  
Blogger Michelle said...

Gorgeous! I love the pattern and that color is so pretty! Congrats on finishing it with a lot of time to spare before Christmas.

Monday, November 20, 2006 1:14:00 PM  
Anonymous Jenna said...

Oh WOW! It looks fabulous! Very well done. :)

Monday, November 20, 2006 2:31:00 PM  
Blogger Stephanie said...

gorgeous!
Isn't blocking just wonderful? :)
Your Dear Sis is a lucky lass indeed to be the recipient of such a beautiful shawl!

Monday, November 20, 2006 6:52:00 PM  
Blogger katica said...

Absolutely beautiful!! You sister is one very lucky lady!

Monday, November 20, 2006 7:08:00 PM  
Blogger Wendy said...

What a lovely gift! Great work!!

Tuesday, November 21, 2006 8:18:00 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Aww well done sweetie - the shawl is absolutely gorgeous - happy dances all round! xx :)

Tuesday, November 21, 2006 2:59:00 PM  
Anonymous prajantr said...

That is absolutely beautiful. :)

Tuesday, November 21, 2006 4:36:00 PM  
Blogger jenny said...

WOW! it is really beautiful! You must be happy dancing all over the place!

Tuesday, November 21, 2006 6:53:00 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Congrats on the finish! It is fantastic:)

Tuesday, November 21, 2006 10:08:00 PM  
Anonymous Copper's Wife said...

Congratulations! It's beautiful!

Wednesday, November 22, 2006 4:17:00 PM  
Blogger Theresa said...

How lovely - what a wonderful gift!

Thursday, November 23, 2006 11:42:00 AM  
Blogger Karen said...

This shawl if beautiful. You did a wonderful job!!

Friday, November 24, 2006 10:18:00 PM  
Blogger bradyphrenia said...

ooh it looks so pretty blocked. i love the color!

Saturday, November 25, 2006 3:49:00 PM  
Anonymous Mary said...

Lovely Swallowtail. I hope your sister enjoys hers as much as I hope my sister will enjoy the one I just finished.

Sunday, November 26, 2006 7:40:00 PM  

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