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Slim
08-08-2010, 12:42 PM
I love the edging on this little shawlette. A quick, easy knit, and I love the way it turned out. It's a gift for my daughter-in-law who is expecting a baby in December. I thought it would make a nice cover-up for breastfeeding. I like that the names of the pattern and the colorway are the same!

Pattern: Damson (http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/damson-2)
Yarn: Colinette Jitterbug in Velvet Damson
Details on my Ravelry page: http://www.ravelry.com/projects/Slim/damson

Jan in CA
08-08-2010, 12:58 PM
I don't know if it'd be big enough for a cover up for nursing, but it's gorgeous!!

bambi
08-08-2010, 10:40 PM
It's beautiful!

jdee
08-08-2010, 11:50 PM
Beautiful. Damson is a joy to knit, isn't it?

kmaclean
08-09-2010, 09:03 AM
Beautiful work ... love the color! :inlove:

MoniDew
08-09-2010, 11:15 AM
I used to nurse (4 kids, all now adults) under a shawl - turn it around backwards, or throw it over just one shoulder. Nice work, Slim! Royal blue is totally your color - makes your eyes POP!

MerigoldinWA
08-09-2010, 12:27 PM
Beautiful!! :cheering: A lovely gift for the new mother. The color is so rich. Nice work too, it looks perfect.

Doublereeder2
08-09-2010, 07:41 PM
Just lovely!!!

margz3
08-10-2010, 12:59 PM
Another beauty! You need to make one for yourself in that color - it's perfect on you!

Lana
08-10-2010, 01:39 PM
What MoniDew said, over one shoulder.

VERY pretty!!! It sure beats the heck out of the long gauze diapers I used.

melmac51
08-10-2010, 08:49 PM
That's just beautiful!

luvmykid28
08-12-2010, 06:17 PM
I love everything you knit. Another winner.

ArtLady1981
08-13-2010, 06:54 AM
Oh how nice, Slim! Well chosen, well done! A great gift for a new mother!

lgoddard
08-14-2010, 06:15 PM
That is gorgeous and yes having it over one should will be great for breastfeeding. Like another writer stated, I only had good old fashioned cloth dipers to throw over my shoulder many moons ago when I nursed. Might just have to do something like this for my daughter expecting in September.

WandaT
08-15-2010, 07:29 AM
Absolutely! It's gorgeous!!