VaVa VOOM! The beautiful Gina from
Life in LaLaLumay Land
catwalks her new FO – a Ribby Shell!
ChicKnits Ribby Shell (flat front version)
4 balls Rowan Calmer, #484 Lucky
US 8 and 5
8 August – 15 August 2006
Thinking about using Calmer? Another reader weighs in…
“I’m very glad to have discovered your site and I love your patterns. I’m interested in using Rowan Calmer for the Ribbi Shell. Do you think it has too much stretch to be appropriate or will it just enhance the stretch of the ribs?”
My reply: “Hi Heather! The Ribby Shell would look great in Calmer – I have one on the needles right now using the color *Drift*. I love that stuff.
Just be sure to use the right needle size – it can be fussy – I am using #8 metal needles for the larger needle size…