Calantha shawl pattern (printed or PDF download)

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Calantha "lovely blossom" from Greek kalos anthos draws its name from Lady Caroline Lamb's Gothic novel Glenarvon. In it, Calantha is a thinly veiled stand-in for Lamb herself, the onetime lover of Lord Byron. Her obsession with him ignited when the poet spurned her. Previously she had described Byron as "mad, bad, and dangerous to know."I hope my life could merit a biography worthy of that title, but if not my life, perhaps my shawl...

You can choose a printed copy of the pattern, professionally printed on glossy paper or a digital download (PDF).