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Bithynica Gather the yarn you need together with this sweet shawl kit (£30). Available in 10 pretty shades of Something To Knit With 4ply, it makes a great first lace shawl. Visit www.acknitwear. co.uk or call 07403 001293. Carmen Cast on Carmen with DROPS Brushed Alpaca Silk (£3.95 per 25g ball) and you’ll soon be wearing it. Perfect for Christmas and Valentine’s Day too! Visit www.garn studio.com for the free pattern. Read Between the Lines This modern Scheepjes shawl is made using the illusion knitting technique and is available for a pocket-friendly 89p! Don’t delay, you can purchase it from www.ravelry.
com right now. Zabadoo This luxurious triangular shawl is a Libby Johnson pattern (£5.25) in squishy Uncommon Thread Light DK. It comes in a kit for £94 too. Visit www. loopknittingshop.com, or call 020 7288 1160. Pattern 9450 If you’re looking for something with wow factor, give this slip stitch border shawl a go! It’s knitted in soft Alpaca Tweed DK. Call 01484 848435 or visit www. stylecraft-yarns. co.uk for stockists.