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Adela



Contest Entry: Winter 2012 Designer Contest



Knitter/Crocheter: impeccableknits
Gauge: Light Fingering / 3 Ply
Project Type: Scarves
Project For: Women
Yarn Used: elann.com Peruvian Baby Cashmere
Pattern Used: Adela by Luise O'Neill (original design) http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/10-126-adela

Diana Rigg on PBS’s Mystery! introduces Gladys Mitchell’s 1920’s criminologist and amateur sleuth, Mrs. Adela Bradley, this way: “Over the course of some sixty-six mysteries, Adela Bradley married and divorced three husbands, was made a Dame of the British Empire, and a consultant to the British Home Office. She also developed prodigious abilities at pub darts, snooker, billiards, and knife throwing. One thing she cannot do is knit.”

So, for Adela -- mondaine, cosmopolitan and woman of impeccable fashion sense -- a unique and beautiful lace scarf to match her individuality!

Adela is a captivating scalloped-edge lace scarf whose mirrored pattern extends from the centre provisional cast-on outward. The thematic eyelet end edgings are knit on.








2/8/2013 3:21:15 PM
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Please join us in offering our congratulations to impeccableknits. Adela was the winner of our Winter 2012 Design Contest!
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