Tunisian Shawl

The Tunisian Crochet Shawl continues to grow. So far it’s proving to be a fast project.  I’m finding time everyday to spend working on it, and the yarn and technique make for quick results.  So, I’m already on ball six of eight.

It is being worked in Paton’s Eco Wool Chunky in three different shades.  I love the way that the Tunisian Simple Stitch makes the colours work in the yarn.  However, I had to laugh when I read the inside of the ball-band:

“… has a unique Home Spun character with a soft and lofty handle.”

Here is the shawl with all the stitches picked up ready for the return row:


I’m now desperate for the hook that goes on the knit-pro cable.  However, it hadn’t arrived before I went away for a few days.  I don’t know how much more I can crochet without it: