WIP Wednesday: Something Silver

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It’s time to begin the Veera Valimaki KAL over at 2012: A sweater odyssey. I chose to do something silver as i think it will be a good challenge (lace! easy lace!) and I think the light weight of the yarn and the silk content will make it good for summer, which is good as the deadline is july 1!

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The yarn is elsebeth lavold Silky Wool. It is a very sticky yarn! But I like it. I decided to be totally un original and choose the exact same color veera used for her cardigan in the exact same yarn. I’m glad I did, I think it works well with the pattern so far. Which I am actually a few rows further into at this point as I have been knitting since taking these photos this morning.

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So far I am really liking it. The pattern makes sense, but holy there are a lot of stitch markers! I’m using a very random assortment, I need to color code them like the pattern actually says. So this is my most important and loved wip at the moment ❤

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muahahaha.

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Joining in for WIP wednesdays with Tami once again this week! She’s making some pretty socks this week 🙂

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6 thoughts on “WIP Wednesday: Something Silver

  1. This is going to be such a beautiful shawl! I love Silky Wool, it is a really fun yarn to work with. I totally understand what you mean when you say it is “sticky”, I never thought to use that word for it though, it describes it perfectly!

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