« All You Need is Love | Main | Lakeview »

September 08, 2006

Comments

Monika

Wow, this turned out beautifully! So how did you make the border? I have no clue here. IT's just wonderful! And by the way, I love addi turbo's, they are sooooo sooth.

Annmarie

This is very beautiful. I wouldn't have thought to knit this shawl with Koigu, which is one of my favorite yarns for sock knitting, but it was an inspired choice. Truly lovely work.

Charity

Beautiful shawl! I love the colour, and it looks so warm and cozy!

Mary

Just beautiful. The variegation works very well with the pattern.

Helen

Very pretty shawl. I love that you're working through the Almanac.

littlejennywren

Beautiful shawl, you do wonderful stocking stitch, so regular and tidy. Ofcourse the lacey border is great too.

Suse

Beautiful! I'm intrigued as to how one wears it though, being circular. Do you fold it in half (into a semi-circle) and drape it around yourself that way?

P'raps a photo of it on you?

Must get myself a pair of these turbos everybody is talking about.

Elizabeth

Beautiful shawl. I want to see a pic of you wearing it, too!

Marie

Lovely! And very hypnotic. I found myself just sitting and staring at that picture of the center...then I felt slightly dizzy. :P I love the edging design too. It's a nice contrast to the solid pattern of the middle of the shawl.

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Working...
Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been posted. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.

Working...

Post a comment

Your Information

(Name and email address are required. Email address will not be displayed with the comment.)

Quote


  • "'Then I am the first,' cried Pullings with infinite satisfaction. 'Let me wish you and Mrs. Aubrey all the joy in the world.' He grasped Jack's limp, wondering hand, wrung it numb, and showed the printed page, reading aloud, '"At Ashgrove Cottage, Chilton Admiral, in Hants, the lady of Captain Aubrey, of the Boadicea, of a son and heir,"' following the words with his finger.

    'Give it here,' said Jack. He grasped the magazine, sloped the page to the light and pored over it intently.

    '"At Ashgrove Cottage, Chilton Admiral, in Hants, the lady of Captain Aubrey, of the Boadicea, of a son."

    'Well, I'll be damned. God bless me. Lord, Lord … upon my word and honour … I'll be damned to Hell and back again … strike me down. Killick, Killick, rouse out a bottle of champagne -- pass the word for the Doctor -- here, Killick, there's for you -- God love us all -- ha, ha, ha.'

    Killick took the handful of money, put it slowly into his pocket with a look of extreme suspicion and walked out of the cabin, his lips pursed in disapproval. Jack leapt from his seat, took several turns fore and aft, chuckling from time to time, his mind filled with mingled love, happiness, fulfilment, and a most piercing nostalgia."

    -- from The Mauritius Command by Patrick O'Brian

November 2021

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
  1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30        

Categories

Blog powered by Typepad
Member since 01/2005