Isle of Skye Ombre Shawl - Scotland - Turquoise to Blue - FREE SHIPPING SH74
The Isle of Skye, located on Scotland’s west coast, is an amazing landscape of grassy knolls, scenic hillsides, rock formations, and castles, where fairy folklore abounds. Almost everywhere you turn, there is a place that looks as if it were a secret gathering spot for magic creatures, and there is usually a bit of local folklore to back that up. The Fairy Pools are a series of waterfalls, with amazing crystal clear pools. The theme song from the Outlander television series, The Skye Boat Song, played in the opening of the Outlander television series, invokes the mystery and superstition of the Scottish 18th century people.
Inspired by these amazing Fairy Pools, I designed this lacy shawl. Pale turquoise at the neck cascading into deep (almost navy) blue at the border, the lace pattern is almost scalloped, like ripples in the pond.
"I knocked the heel of my hand against my head, trying to smack the superstition out of it. Live with Highlanders long enough, and every damn rock and tree meant something!
---Claire in Fiery Cross,” Outlander series of books by Diana Gabaldon
This large full-sized reversible shawl wrap goes everywhere from forest to town, with a coat, sweater, dress or shirt, from casual to elegant.
- Color--------Ombre, from pale turquoise to deep blue
- height from the center point----31.5 inches
- width across the top ----60 inches
- Material ----Soft cotton/acrylic yarn blend
- Shape---- Deep triangle
- Washing Instructions:
- Hand wash in cool water with mild soap, roll in a towel to remove moisture, dry flat
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