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    « Artificial Insemination and New Blog Reads | Main | "Think of All The Trouble You'll Be Able to Get Into With Your Own Tripod" -- Cookie »

    Wednesday, May 27, 2009

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    Kristen

    Holy freakin hell! My god, Cookie, you are incredible! Thank you so much for turning Norma's yarn into something gorgeous. {dabbing at eyes}

    Sarah

    Cookie is made of magic!

    ann

    it is beautiful! Cookie is the goddess of lace!

    Manise

    Orange or not, that is one gorgeous piece of lace! Wear well. Speaking of which, when do we get to see modeled photos??

    margene

    The stole is really incredible. Joan and Cookie are lace knitting machines. How do they do it time after time. Lucky you! Enjoy it, wear it well!!!

    Nora

    It's fantastic. And, yes, I'm completely freaked out that she held the yarn tripled, but don't tell her I said so or she'll badger me until I try it.

    Orange is suprisingly flattering, I find. One of those trick colors.

    xo

    gayle

    I think Cookie warps the space-time continuum somehow. I want to go be her apprentice to learn her secret...

    I'm currently spinning orange lace-weight. I don't know why - the orange roving ambushed me at the LYS, and had to go home with me. Suddenly I must have an orange shawl.

    (formerly) no-blog-rachel

    If I could be just half as fabulous (and quick) with lace as Cookie and Joan are, I'd be one happy girl. It is gorgeous!

    Vicki

    That's amazing!

    (no longer blogging at) a simple yarn

    прекрасный!

    Jennifer

    Oh my - that is gorgeous. What good friends you have. Do you have some cool orange jewelry for that? You know, a girl should really have lots of orange. It's so bright and cheery.

    ; )

    Carol

    Stunning!!!

    Marcia

    You could SO knit lace, you slacker. Of course, if I had "someone" to knit lace for me, I'd probably develop a "well-established" inability to knit the stuff, too! (I took several classes on Orenburg lace knitting with Galina Khmeleva and still haven't made a shawl.)

    Collette

    Gorgeous! All the generosity as well as the shawl. I love, love orange.

    Cheryl S.

    Lovely! Looking forward to some modeled shots. And why should you ever learn to knit lace, when you have Cookie?

    marie in florida

    envy

    Cookie

    Gossamer?

    It's fucking gossamer?!

    I thought it was cobweb weight and knew I could do that. Thank goodness I didn't know the truth until now.

    Btw, as usual, no one is allowed to look really closely at that stole. Don't make me come over there, Norma.

    It was a pleasure to knit that for you and to help with the story of that stole.

    xo

    marianne

    Yep, Cookie and Joan, two amazing women... who happen to knit a LOT of stunningly beautiful lace :^)

    lisa

    it's beautiful!! i also can't wait to see it modeled on a live human. i love it!!

    Seanna Lea

    That is gorgeous! I love how sculptural the garter stitch is. I don't think I would have thought of using 3 strands held together.

    thea

    holy shit. Does Cookie need more friends?

    grumperina

    Wow, that's an amazing orange shawl! You have an awesome friend/robot.

    Melissa G

    You must have told her it's the new pink!

    Carolyn

    Okay Norma, now you've done it !!! I am officially envious. Or should I say I'm orange with jelousy.

    faerielady

    Even though I dislike orange intensely (sorry m'dear, but I wouldn't have been able to knit that color... lol) the stole is beautiful :-) Great work Cookie!

    Mary Beth

    Any toads yet? :)

    Carrie

    Cookie rocks the lace pretty hard, no?

    Klaus

    Oh, that is fantastic! I love that pattern, too. I have knitted it twice and I can see knitting it again in the future (I've knitted it with laceweight twice, but I think it would be great in heavier yarn.) Very nice.

    opal

    what a gorgeous stole! well done, cookie!

    Carrie K

    Wow, gorgeous. The color. Oh sure, the lacy pattern is too but c'mon. Cookie. She probably knit it with her eyes closed while yelling at the kids to get off her lawn. ;)

    JessaLu

    Gorgeous! That Cookie...she's pretty awesome.

    Bams

    Sentient being, my Aunt Fanny! There is no way a human can knit that much lace that fast and that beeeeeeeeyouuuuuuuutifully. I tried to tell her that orange is the new pink, but I think it went over a bit like a lead balloon. Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous.

    minnie

    will you choke and gag when you find out the way i foundyou was the flower basket shawl?

    kmkat

    That Cookie really is amazing. Apparently her days have eleventy-seven hours in them or something.

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