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Long-Distance Shawlette Progress

I am LOVING this shawl!  I cast on two days ago:
Then I managed to royally screw up two consecutive rows (and, of course, I didn't notice it until I had knit a few more rows), which meant I got to spend most of my crafting time yesterday tinking.  Tinking lace is always fun.... NOT!  Thankfully its the beginning of the shawl so it went quickly.  This pattern is not at all difficult; I just wasn't paying attention.  Classic.

After that minor setback, I've been back on track and am now zooming through the fourth repeat (fourth of twelve... or possibly more if I want it to be bigger).  I LOVE this pattern, its easy enough that I am able to do it while my kids are running around screaming like crazed hooligans, but it requires enough attention to keep me interested!

And oh how I LLLOOOOOOOVVVVVVEEEEEEE lace!!!!!  Are there knitters out there who do NOT like lace?  Is such a thing even possible?  I love it so much, that when I'm knitting it, I wonder why the heck I bother knitting anything else.  It is so miraculous to just do these simple actions, like yarnovers and knit-2-togethers, and then out of nowhere.... this beautiful pattern appears.  It never fails to amaze me.  Lace is pure magic.

I promise to post more progress pics in a bit!  :)

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