Yarn : Self-dyed kitchen cotton thread (20/18 - if I am not mistaken) using dylon.
Needles : Japanese bamboo size 4 (about 3.25 mm). Sorry I can't read japanese so cant inform the needle brand.
Tulip Crochet hook 5/0 for the border.
Start : April 2007 Finish : 2nd week July 2007
Pattern : Japanese KnittingBook (ISBN : 4-529-04053-4 )
Modification : making this shawl become rectangular instead of umm.. not sure what is the shape called about, but the original pattern was made 2 pieces of this and sc-ch-sc all around.
Yarn : Coats & Clark Red Heart Super Saver Yarn Color 0774 (Light Raspberry) - Worsted medium - 198 gr - 364 yards/333 m - 3 skeins
Needles : Inox Circular Needle 6.5 mm & Tulip Crochet Hook 7/0 for the border.
Start : Last week of Jan 2007 - Finished May 2007 & June 2007 (for the border).