Nanette's Needles

The Annis Shawl Is GORGEOUS

Posted on: May 14, 2011

I finished knitting the Annis shawl.

Annis Scarf - Before Blocking

Annis Scarf - Before Blocking

Once I got past the greased pigs – I mean the nupps, it wasn’t so bad. Unblocked, the edge has a pretty, lettuce-edged ruffle. But you don’t really get the lace effect.

Annis Shawl - Blocked

Annis Shawl - Blocked

Blocking stretches it out so the detail is visible. I don’t think you can see it from this, but I’ve started beading it. I’ll post more pictures when I’m done beading. This shawl is destined for one of B’s grandmothers. My MIL is the one who inspired this one. But I intend to make 2 – 3 of these shawls. I’d like to do another like this only without the nupps.

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1 Response to "The Annis Shawl Is GORGEOUS"

[…] Petrie  Shell on Knitty. I think this is the second pattern I’ve done from Knitty. The Annis shawl was also from there. The cool thing about their patterns is they are all free and Knitty has a […]

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