A couple of months, 2 1/4 skeins, 29,060 stitches later, I finished this beastie!
It's about 72" across and 36" long.

Vernal Equinox Surprise Shawl
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This shawl is gorgeous. It definitely has the WOW factor.

Joe-in Wyoming's picture

Very nice. I like the half moon shape.

Books, knitting, cats, fountain pens...Life is Good.

BrentGC's picture

That's beautiful! Is it a gift for someone or did you just make it for the fun of it?

vsidart's picture

Originally for the fun of it, but Brad's aunt wants and is getting it for her b-day...

Kerry's picture

What a beautiful shawl, you've done a magnificient job of it. Just stunning!

Britannic's picture

Absolutely stunning. Great work!

bobinthebul's picture

If Borat were here, he would definitely say "wawaweewa!" I'm sort of shopping around for a next shawl project...this is beautiful!

AKQGuy's picture

That is beautiful in both stictwork and color. Great job! I also love to hear that someone else calculates stitch counts:

RickMartin's picture

Terrific! You should be very proud of your accomplishment.


PhilNmtl's picture

Amazing work Eric. I admire your tenacity in keeping with it. Hope that you guys have had a great summer. love to Bradley too - Phil

teejtc's picture

Absolutely freakin' incredible!

Grace and peace,

Tom Hart's picture

What a beauty! It's magnificent! Really stunning. Wow...

brenthaig's picture

That truly is a work of art!

chipsir's picture

This is beautiful!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Congratulations, what where the finished demension?

TomH's picture

Stunning. Is it your own pattern?

vsidart's picture

It's the Vernal Equinox Surprise Shawl from Ravelry.
AND it was free!