I also wanted to try Ellish in a string. Some patterns give me problems when I try to use them with a string. Ellish has such a strong and beautiful form in itself so I was hesitating about this. I didn´t want it to disappear in the string thing. But here it is:
I used it with string 117 in the tanglepattern´s library. The other patterns are: Fescu, Tipple, Off Key (Lori Byerly), Widget (Kate Ahrens and Lenche (mine). There are some striping too.