Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Linen

Knitting with linen is tough - especially if you don't soak it first. That said, it's no picnic afterward either but soaking it overnight really makes a difference. Here are the different stages:


In the skein

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After soaking

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Knit

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Machine washed. Ah, finally soft!

The bridal shower was yesterday and the towels were a hit. One was even pulled out for show and tell!

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