I've been on the computer all morning searching for just the right shawl pattern. I'm still not sure exactly what I want, but I'm narrowing it down.
I don't want circular or square --- twice the knitting (and yarn!) and the second half doesn't really show --- otherwise I'd do the Tina Shawl.
I don't want rectangular either as I find stoles awkward to wear.
I do like "Birch", but I'd like something with a bit of variety in the stitch patterns --- not one pattern throughout.
I also like the look of an elaborate border.
72" wingspan would be perfect.
I'd like to add beads, although they don't have to be present in the original pattern.
The Mountain Peaks Shawl might work --- or ---
I love the look of the Peacock Feathers Shawl, but I've done it already and I'm not normally one to repeat a pattern. I might just decide to do it again anyway. It's such a beautiful shawl. I've never found one I like as much. It's been two years since the last ---
--- Help me, I'm falling again!