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Tuesday, March 3, 2009

Blue Gentian


“i thank You God for this most amazing day;
for the leaping greenly spirits of trees and a blue true dream of sky;
and for everything which is natural which is infinite which is yes.”
- e.e. cummings

BLUE GENTIAN SCARF $4


SIZE:
9 inches wide by 48 inches long


MATERIALS:
2 skeins (400 yds.) Fibre Co. Canopy Fingering
Color: Blue Crown


Size 5 (US) needles
Cable and tapestry needles


GAUGE:
5 1/2 stitches = 1 inch (blocked)

SKILL LEVEL:
intermediate
CHARTED DESIGN

I don't want to make money; I just L-O-V-E to make lace...

3 comments:

Ann said...

Love it! The stitch pattern is so gorgeous. You are indeed a lace marvel & I can't keep up with your designs. Fantastic work.

Carissa said...

When you say 2 skeins (400 yds.) ... is that total?
Lovely pattern!! I've already downloaded and all that and want to start tonight :)
Thanks for sharing your creativity!!!

Diedre (Lavender7864 on Ravelry) said...

You design wonderful lace. I am in awe of your creativity. Simply beautiful.