FO Friday: Satisfaction

You know how sometimes when you’re working on a project you spend the entire time questioning. Why did I pick this yarn? Why did I sign up for this KAL? Why did I pick this pattern? How many more rows until I’m done? I can honestly say I didn’t ask a single negative question the entire time I knit my Multnomah. The pattern is so easy to follow and well written. The yarn I ordered from The Loopy Ewe, Swan Island Natural Colors in slate, is lovely. The yarn feels nice when knitting with it and even better once it’s been blocked. Trying a new yarn and a new pattern was a total win. The combination of yarn and pattern make for a perfect finished item.

If you’d like to read more FO Friday posts be sure to visit Tami’s Amis blog.

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18 Responses to FO Friday: Satisfaction

  1. Renee Anne says:

    It’s gorgeous and I’m jealous. I hope to make another shawl someday…you know, after I block the one I already have 🙂

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  2. Vivianne says:

    That color is too subtle for me; seeing way too much of it in the weather right now too 🙂

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  3. It’s gorgeous! Mine’s still blocking at the moment but I’m hoping to show it off next week. It’s such a great pattern isn’t it, really enjoyable to knit 🙂

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  4. Marilyn says:

    It’s lovely! Hope you enjoy your next shawl as much as you did this one. 😀

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  5. Gorgeous! I’ve yet to do a KAL — too much else on my plate and I’m just trying to keep my head above water!

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  6. The perfect example of right yarn, right pattern, right knitter. Lovely.

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  7. cleancup says:

    really lovely 🙂 I’ve had my eye on that pattern, and I think yours just bumped it to the top of the queue!

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  8. Helen says:

    beautiful !!! 🙂 🙂

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  9. It’s lovely – it looks like a very elegant bat the way you have photographed it!

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  10. Word Lily says:

    It’s so awesome when a project is fun all the way through! And when you’re happy with the FO, too, well. Is there anything better than that? Great shawl.

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  11. It’s so lovely now that it’s done, although I imagine it might have been tedious through the body of the shawl. Doesn’t it go with everything in your wardrobe? And such a classic neutral – you could dress that up or down!

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  12. Kepanie says:

    That is a great opinion to share. You must definitely post that on the project page.

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  13. Faith says:

    What a lovely shawl! The color and the drape look simply divine.

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  14. Pumpkin says:

    I really like the color (then again, I love most of the colors you pick, great taste). I’m glad to hear that you enjoyed it so much!

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  15. autumngeisha says:

    It is so lovely in grey! The yarn sounds wonderful to knit with.

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  16. Pat(ricia) says:

    Beautiful 🙂
    But I have to admit that when the image first loaded … I thought … holy hell that’s a huge bat! LOL … Seriously though … it is subtly divine. I’m glad that it turned out to be such a wonderful experience from start to finish.

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  17. kathy boyer says:

    That is simply gorgeous

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  18. Beth says:

    Another shawl! All my firends are knitting shawls! And I love yours. I’m inspired to start one myself.

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