Sparkly Shell Wrap

In just over two weeks time I am heading off to somewhere rather exciting that I can’t tell you about until I’m home again. But it requires some serious grown up clothes. I’m a stay at home mum so I don’t have a Power Suit or ball gown in my wardrobe. I’ve had to go shopping 😦 and buy some awesome shoes πŸ™‚ and despite my resolution not to buy any more yarn I found 8 balls of Stylecraft Stars yarn yesterday and decided what I need for this trip in the evenings is a silver sparkly wrap. There is a lovely fine metallic silver thread running through pale grey yarn with occasional tiny sequins. It really catches the light.
I am using shell mesh stitch, number 4 hook and it’s looking good. I’m hoping for quite a wide wrap that I can actually wrap myself in as it’s going to be very cold. It’s a very easy stitch with a repeating pattern of five rows, you just ned to remember which row you did last!

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While hooking I’m currently watching Last Tango in Halifax (series 3) and Silent Witness. BBC iplayer is my friend. Snow is forecast and I’m all cosy in my hexagonal throw I made last autumn.
Have a good Tuesday!

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