The girls in my middle school knit and crochet club have caught the lace shawl bug I’m thrilled because they’re not only crocheting like mad, they’re also adding skills like creating and reading charts and coming up with decorative finishing ideas. Haley used vintage lace hem tape to tie her shawl in the front. She’s already begun her second with two other girls not to far behind.

Race to Make Lace

8 thoughts on “Race to Make Lace

  • April 27, 2007 at 8:03 pm

    great pic!

  • April 27, 2007 at 8:44 pm

    how fantastic! I wish I had learned those skills when I was that young.

  • April 29, 2007 at 12:24 am

    That’s lovely, I must learn to crochet, properly I mean!

  • April 29, 2007 at 11:20 am

    Cute shawl and great photo! I’m teaching crochet at Yarntopia this summer and this is inspiring! I love shawls and would love to start a shawl revolution.

  • April 30, 2007 at 6:28 am

    Great picture, great shawl!

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  • May 3, 2007 at 5:09 pm


    OMG, I just caught your Knitty Gritty episode! You were fantabulous. Really awesome. I love to see my blogging buds getting recognition for their creative genius. So cool.

  • May 8, 2007 at 2:14 pm

    That is so great that you are passing on the wonderful world of crochet on to the young!

    That shawl is beautiful!


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