I’ve been pretty excited about my first Bruges lace design since I developed it and made a sample last weekend. I actually started a second version yesterday so I could take some tutorial pictures to include with the pattern. It’s being tested on Ravelry as we speak!
Truth be told, I’m a bit afraid of variegated yarns. Sometimes, there are mystery colors hiding inside of the ball, skein, or hank that are just plain scary. In the case of this yarn, the color changes are unexpected, but still attractive.
Most of the yarn is a darkish green, which looks grey in these pictures for some reason. It’s more obvious in the close ups, but there are little flecks of brown repeated throughout which kind of pull the whole thing together.
I expect that this will be a holiday gift for one of the ladies in my dad’s family. I have four that I’m making gifts for this year. I might even make each of them a variation of the same design.
Assuming I have enough yarn, I plan to make this one an infinity scarf.
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