death in the forest

Last week, I gave a little teaser of a finished object, which was almost ready to be revealed. And here we are! One completed ‘Death in the Forest’.

death in the forest

2m across, more than 6m around (I love π) and a bajillion stitches of awesome. If I do say so myself.

As I mentioned before, it’s an adaptation of Shipwreck in laceweight, with a couple of the stitches swapped out, and the addition of net panels to break up the designs. The pinecone and arrowhead lace sections are my addition, intended to fit the theme of death and misery.

death in the forest

The purple appears a little bit cheerful for such a dark theme, but that’s just the effect of a white backdrop and a sunny afternoon. I’m sure that with a suitably gothy outfit, it’d look wonderfully moody. Imagine this over a floofy black dress, and enormous boots:

death in the forest

I’ll get the NiN out.

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