Preciousss is a shawlette for every fan of J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-Earth. This will be a mystery knit-along that runs through the month of January, with four clues each inspired by an aspect of the fandom of Middle-Earth.
Clue 1: Gold-- The Precious
Clue 2: Green-- Leaves (and more)
Clue 3: Grey-- Mithril
Clue 4: Edging-- Mountains
This is the thread for the knit-along (hosted by the Lord of the Rings group), where you can ask any questions you may have about the pattern and post your progress: http://www.ravelry.com/discuss/lord-of-the-rings/topics/2414038
The name of the shawl was inspired by Nerd Wars' own Team Precious, the team which represents Middle-Earth in all its incarnations, book, film, audio, toy, music videos, and just about everything else you can imagine.
Therefore, in keeping with the traditions of Nerd Wars, in which knitting projects are meticulously Shoehorned and tied back symbolically to the team which submits it, this shawl has several layers of sy