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.Lin-Lin Shawl.





I love everything about this shawl. The colour, the size, the drape, the way you can pull the ribbing around your neck and chin like a cowl. The only minus I can come up with is the fact that it is almost too warm to use it before next fall... haha.

The pattern was surprisingly easy even though it looks much more complicates. There were many short rows so if you are not comfortable with those, I recommend you practise them before starting with this project. The way the pattern was written felt a bit unusual to me, but it was still very clear and easy to follow. I hope you like my Lin-Lin Shawl as much as I do! 






 


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CLOUD MITTENS
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You need: 125 m or 135 yards of DK weight yarn (blue sample knit with Novita Wool, 100% wool, 135 m/ 50g) 125 m or 135 yards of sport weight yarn for the lining (blue sample: Garnstudio Drops Baby Alpaca Silk, 70% alpaca, 30% silk, 167 m/ 50 g) 
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To fit an average woman hand
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