Filigree Sunshield

Oct 2, 2013
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An airy doily worked onto a parasol frame makes for an essential accessory for any femme fatale strolling along the quay.  Sip your absinthe in lace-dappled shadows, or use it to fend off a cheeky kraken.

Designer Kathy Merrick

Finished Size 25" diameter when opened.

Yarn Nazli Gelin Garden size 10 (distributed by Universal Yarn) (100% mercerized Egyptian cotton; 308 yd [282 m]/1 3/4 oz [50 g]): 700-11 rust (A), 2 balls; 700-9 beige (B); 3 balls.

Hook Size 7 (1.65 mm) steel hook. Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

Notions Yarn needle; 25" bamboo parasol frame; craft glue.

Gauge [Dc, ch 2] 10 times and 11 rows = 3".

 

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KathyS wrote
on Jan 5, 2014 9:05 PM

Where can I buy the parasol frame?

i have the magazine.

This is a beautiful project.

Kathy

KathyS wrote
on Jan 5, 2014 9:05 PM

Where can I buy the parasol frame?

i have the magazine.

This is a beautiful project.

Kathy