I’ve discussed blocking previously, and while he example was fine… I think this one is a better illustration. (Featuring my planned wedding shawl)
This is after knitting before blocking:
And this is after blocking:
Yes, that’s the same tabletop in both photos. Yes, I do sometimes fail with photography (hello lens shadow I see you!).
This pattern has 2688 beads and I knit it up on my salal dyed yarn. And since I’m rather pleased with it… here’s a ton more pictures.