This muted purple to a coppery red gradient Harvest Maiden shawl reminds us of Autumn and its changing colors. The intricate lace-knit pattern and beadwork show off the bounty of this soft, merino and camel shawl yarn. Hello Autumn! Your colors are just divine this season!
Color: Muted purples to coppery red gradient
Measures 58″ wide by 14″ long.
Material: 50% merino, 50% camel
Gently hand wash – Lay flat or dry clean. Wash separately, as darker colors may bleed.
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Notes on Project
First time knitting with camel and I have to say, it’s very soft yarn. It’s a bit like alpaca with longish hairs interspersed throughout, and tends to trigger my allergies, just like alpaca. It does dye up some beautiful muted colors though and I can see why its loved by fiber artists. Second time knitting Forest Maiden shawl by Anna Victoria and for a smallish shawl, it sure packs a punch. I much prefer this smaller size, and if it didn’t make me sneeze, I’d keep it for myself. Very happy with how this turned out.
*Special thanks to Anna Victoria for creating such a lovely pattern (Forest Maiden).