Across the Pond Shawl….

While watching the Great British Sewing Bee 2016, I spotted contestant, Charlotte Newlands wearing a blue and green handknit shawl in the first episode. 

After my online sleuthing, I discovered the pattern was Avant L’orage and decided to knit my own version of the garter / slip stitch shawl.

Using a skein of Blue Moon Fiber Art Socks that Rock that I acquired 10 years ago in Toronto from my LYS, Lettuce Knit and pairing it with a skein of Schoppel-Wolle Admiral Stärke 6 which is from my current LYS, The Constant Knitter

I started this perfect Stitch n Bitch project back in August.

After  a few months of knit…knit….knit.. and well placed slip stitches my Across the Pond Shawl was completed on the 10th Anniversary of my journey across the Atlantic.



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