Friday, April 20, 2012

Wholehearted Shawl

The
designed by Erika Flory
Has been gifted to me by 
the multi-talented Gail at today's agenda

In my Stash are two skeins of KnitPick's Stroll yarn.

This will be perfect ! !

Evelyn, the creative talent at Project:  Stash
is having a Wholehearted kal
and I'll be casting on my version this weekend.

She started the ball rolling when she learned
 the designer's daughter just recently lost her home in fire. The proceeds from the sale are going to help daughter to re-establish her household.

is also in on the fun.  Read her post.

You're more than welcome to join in.

hugs
 
Edited to include this link to
Project: Stash Wholehearted kal

16 comments:

  1. Awesome more blogs to read! Now to find some more time would be good.

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    1. URLs I can provide, Patti, Time is a whole different matter. You're on your own with that one.
      hugs

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    1. It's co and am at ~ 100 sts
      Can't wait to change colors/pattern.
      Not that Garter St can be called pattern.
      Thank you so very much.
      hugs

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  3. That is lovely yarn Gerry for a great cause.
    I am off to check it out!
    Have a super weekend.

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    1. Tracey, started the weekend at Quilt Club at the lqs this early a.m.
      Then lunch with family and home to visit for a few hours
      will p/u knitting in just a bit. Weekends can't get much better than this.
      Hope your weather is permitting outside activities this w/e.
      hugs

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  4. What a beautiful color, Gerry! I'm so happy that you'll be knitting along, too. This is going to be such fun!

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    1. Oh, yea, I'm knitting away on Wholehearted, Evelyn. As I mentioned to Gail in her comment, I'm at about 100 sts and looking forward to the color/pattern change here shortly.

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  5. The heart-shapped shawl is very striking. It will look great with the stroll yarn. Lucky you getting the pattern gifted to you.

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    1. Perhaps, Dianna, you'll be joining the kal.
      Thanks for visiting.
      hugs

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  6. Oooh, I just happened to purchase that pattern today! I read about it on the blog Pumpkin Spins. Not sure about joining the KAL because I have a few other projects in my queued I was planning to work on.

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    1. Stacy, I had no thoughts of co Wholehearted on, but - - -
      when I saw a kal was starting I jumped in.
      CO and am now at the second section/color. It's a quick knit.
      Check out Evelyn's Project: Stash kal.
      hugs

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  7. I've heard of this project through Kiwiyarns Knits - isn't it a lovely shawl?!
    Your yarn is fabulous - it is going to be beautiful. Happy knitting!

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    1. This shawl a very easy pattern. Just beginning the second section and am so eager to see how this one turns out.
      Thanks for taking time to visit.
      hugs

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  8. Hi honey
    Hope you had a wonderful weekend. I thought of you this morning when I woke and the house was cooler than normal it made me think of your beautiful socks you are always making. hahaha
    This color is so striking. It will be beautiful as a shawl
    Sending you lots of love and good wishes for a wonderful week
    Maggie

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    1. Maggie, I'll happily take every love and good wishes you pass along to me. I adore your outlook on life and take inspiration from you.
      hugs

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