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Reggia Cowl and Beret


Last week I've released my latest design Reggia Cowl and Beret on Ravelry. It is a decorative but simple lace design. There are really no fancy stitches, so I truly recommend it for beginner lace-knitters also. 
You could have already seen some sneak peaks. I started the cowl in July and finished it in a couple days. And do you remember my first handdye? I used up that yarn for the beret.
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Naming patterns are never easy for me. I've never given a fantasy name before, my choices usually reflected to the construction or the recipient. This time I wanted to reflect the result. Do you know what Reggia means? I was inspired by gorgeous hand-dyed handspun yarns, I wanted to design a cowl with less than 300-yards. A matching beret for me the beret-fanatic was just a reasonable choice. 

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I had wonderful testers on Ravelry FPT group, who checked and helped me to publish easily knitable patterns. Please take a look to my pattern page and check the beautiful test projects. And if you liked my design, don't forget to 'favourite it' :)

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  1. I love your beret! I love the pattern very much, but most of all I love the colour, especially in combination with your dark hair!
    The cowl is also beautiful, lovely pattern!

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  2. Ooooh ... I have to try these! I have been working on my knitting lately and think I might be able to do it :)

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  3. I really love your beret!!!!!!
    xxxxx Ale

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  4. Love them both, Hanni! The stitch is really pretty :-)

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  5. Wow, they look lovely!

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