Shetland stole

aah's picture

I just finished this traditional Shetland stole. It measures about 80 x 200 cm and is knitted from 91 grammes of 1 ply Shetland Supreme which is about 1500metres. The patterns are from Sharon Miller's book "Heirloom Knitting".
Best regards from a sunny Denmark

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MMario's picture


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ronhuber's picture

A masterpiece. Beautiful design and work. Did you like working with the Shetland supreme?

Buck Strong's picture

OMG! That is F'n amazing!

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Kerry's picture

What beautiful work Aage. What is the name of the pattern?

Joe-in Wyoming's picture

That is just gorgeous, Aage. I really like the way you tied together the center design and edging by using the same motif. Congratulations.

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scottly's picture

My fingers just can't manipulate that gossamer wheight yarn - I am so jealous, I mean really jealous - I doubt that I will ever be able to reach that level of knitting. One of the most beautiful pieces I've seen!

chipsir's picture

This is just magnificent, truly a master piece, just beautiful, I am in awe!!

aah's picture

Thanks for all the kind comments.
To Kerry: The name of the center pattern and the edging is "Elaborated Print O' the Wave" The borders are the "Tree of Life" pattern.
Best regards

Very impressive work .....The medallion shawl was already amazing....Your work is very inspiring.
Isayogini from Paris France