Monday, August 25, 2008

'Tis Done!

The Wedding Stole aka Baltic Sea Stole is finished! I'm so proud of this project. I hope the bride loves it as much as I do. I'd keep it, but I can't fit into my wedding dress anymore, won't even fit over my thighs. :)

Here's two shots I managed to get with all the poor weather that hurricane Fay has dumped on the Southeast. Please click to enlarge for a more intimate view!

Artsy Pose


Atop the table pose

Details: Baltic Sea Stole by Faina M. Letoutchaia
Needle Size: US 8
Yarn: Ovation by S. R. Kertzer, colorway: 2140, used 3.1 skeins
Beads: white pearl glass E beads purchased from the evil WalMart.
Made for: my cousin Emily's Wedding
Began: July 7, 2008
Completed: August 21, 2008

9 comments:

  1. Zowie - that's one lucky cousin you have!! It's absolutely stunning - and all those beads - wow!

    She'd better love it or at least never, ever tell you she doesn't!

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  2. WOW! That is absolutely beautiful!! The bride will be so in love with it. I don't have the patience for doing beads. You did an awesome job!
    Hugs!

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  3. That is beautiful - I have never tried beads before - that adds so much more to the lacy stitch.

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  4. DANG! You've outdone yourself this time!

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  5. Wow! Thank you guys so much!

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  6. It is ethereal! Just lovely!

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  7. This is positively gorgeous! Your cousin is sure to love it.

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  8. knitogether10:21 PM

    Exquisite!

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  9. Stunning! Mine has been on the needles for 2 years, I should probably finish. I love, love, love how yours came out.

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