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mwedzi
03-01-2008, 10:17 AM
Can anyone recommend an open and airy shawl or scarf. Not too much lace because I don't feel like paying that much attention. I like the clapotis, but I've already made one and I don't like knitting the same thing twice. Can someone recommend a open airy shawl or scarf that does not require super complimicated lace charts and that is not just lace all over?

suzeeq
03-01-2008, 10:26 AM
There's couple new variations on the clapotis with lace at the kal http://clapotiskal.blogspot.com/ - the coin and clover st ones. Or the Sunday market shawl - http://knitfish.livejournal.com/51964.html though it's a non diagonal version of a clapotis. The Feather and Fan shawl http://www.knitting-and.com/knitting/patterns/shawls-shrugs/feather-and-fan-comfort-shawl.htm (http://www.knitting-and.com/wiki/Feather_and_Fan_Comfort_Shawl)and there's tons at 336 Triangle Shawl Patterns! (http://simpleknits.blogspot.com/2007/08/296-triangle-shawl-patterns.html) and Rectangular Shawl Patterns (http://lovetobikeandknit.blogspot.com/2006/05/rectangular-shawl-patterns.html)

mwedzi
03-02-2008, 01:41 PM
Oh, thanks! I really like that coin lace one. I wonder how it will look in variegated. I should go swatch right now!

suzeeq
03-02-2008, 05:49 PM
Aren't those really nice variations? Even though I've made half a dozen, I'm thinking of doing one like this or maybe in another 6 st pattern.