Defarge Does Shakespeare

Guess what? There’s a new book out today with a pattern from me. Remember how Marilla’s Shawl was in What Else Would Madame Defarge Knit? Well today I’ve got Desdemona’s Handkerchief in Defarge Does Shakespeare!  Servant_DesdemonaHandkerchief_001

This lace and intarsia handkerchief was inspired by the one that caused so much trouble in Othello. This one was knit in Pima Lino Lace from Diamond.

And if you want, it’s easy enough to use a worsted weight wool (Cascade 220 here) and turn it into a blanket:

Desdemona's Handkerchief by Natalie Servant (Defarge Does Shakespeare from Cooperative Press

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Go have a look at some of the other 29 designs in the book! And then you can go & order one from Cooperative Press. The e-book is available now & the print book will be out soon.

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