Friday, September 08, 2006

Icarus




Project: Icarus
Designer: Miriam Felton
Source: Interweave Knits, Summer 2006
Yarn: KnitPicks laceweight 100% wool
Dye: Koolaid, Pink Lemonade and Mandarin Orange at various dilutions
Amount: 850 yds.
Needle: size 4 24" Inox circular
Size before blocking: 49" wide by 28" long
Size after blocking: 59" wide by 34" long

Here it is.

I feel like I'm trying to get a good picture of the baby. I photographed the finished shawl last night and then again this morning, and just can't seem the get the right shot.

But if you double click on the full length picture, you'll be able to get a better feel for the detail and the colors in the fabric.