Prince Christian Valdemar Henri John of Denmark
was born 15 Oct. 2005 and was wrapped in this same type of shawl. Now his new baby sister enjoys the privilege.
Prince with shawl on royal web site.
Check out cotton mini shawl (same pattern).
How the prince got his shawl. Link 1. Link 2.
Shetland-type lace shawl worked with fingering weight wool. I knitted this back in 1984 and wrapped my babies in it. There are absolutely no mistakes in this knitting. I worked this from an ancient and barely readable mimeograph of a 1940s publication.
Patons owns the shawl pattern. Do not ask me to send you a copy of the pattern; I won't. Contact Patons.
The miniature shawl is my design, based on the large shawl.
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