The first photo shows a section of the shawl before it was dressed, looking like nothing but a pile of loops!
I dressed this shawl folded in 4, pinning the scappols of the lace edging out.
I left it to dry for three days. It then looked like this:
The shawl was worn by my grand daughter at her wedding in July. The ceremony was outside and it poured with rain all day! But she looked lovely.