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rahardjoknits:

Handspun evenstar shawl

pattern by Susan Pandorf

diameter: about 62 inches.

yarn: handspun polwarth/silk. 1262.2m. 100g

needle: US 1 (2.25mm)

beads: about 2 full boxes and a little bit from 3rd box of size 8 seed beads dynamites from fire mountain gems.

duration: 5 months to spin the yarn. 4 months to knit the shawl.

Good lord, that is dedication.

wow, that is incredible! and they spun it on a spindle, too, which is waaaaay slower than a spinning wheel. and the beading and everything, wow wow wow!

So beautiful, wonderful work!!

Wow! This is amazing.