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jrogers04
01-26-2008, 05:57 PM
I was hoping to make this headscarf/kerchief thing for my girlfriend. Does anyone have any idea what it is or where I could find a pattern for it? This screenshot is from Little Women. My girlfriend said she really liked it, and I'd love to attempt one for her.

http://www.youngactressreviews.org/reviews/little_women/shot07.jpg

Thanks,

Jared

Jan in CA
01-26-2008, 06:48 PM
Do you have any other pictures? I can't tell if it's like a scarf over her head or if it's a scarf hood kind of thing like this.
http://d-made.com/knitting/patterns/hoodie_scarf.pdf
http://www.verypink.com/pattern.htm

I'm not sure at the neck part either...almost looks like a loop..:??

Ingrid
01-26-2008, 07:42 PM
It looks like a hat with long scarf-like sides that button with a big button?

I think the Hoodie Scarf that Jan linked to would be rather similar.

knittingymnast
01-26-2008, 08:22 PM
yes i agree

brittyknits
01-27-2008, 11:07 AM
If you do find the right pattern, I would say it looks like it's been done in some sort of finer chenille, such as Lion Brand Suede?

jrogers04
01-27-2008, 02:59 PM
Thanks everyone. Those a great, but I don't think they're what I'm looking for. Here's a link to a video that includes another photo of Dunst with the headscarf on. The picture occurs at 00:45.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JNBW4kUW6S0

I think the concept looks simple enough, I just am not sure how they made the brownish border around the headcovering.

Any additional info would be great.

labeelady
01-27-2008, 03:02 PM
Could it have been crocheted on, maybe?

evona
01-27-2008, 03:11 PM
It seems like it could almost be something like this, but instead of buttoning in the back, buttoning in the front and adding the trim.

http://www.knitty.com/ISSUEwinter06/PATTcalorimetry.html

Jints
01-27-2008, 03:31 PM
or like this one, but with wider tie's instead of the i-cord. http://www.knitty.com/ISSUEspring03/PATTcoif.html

evona
01-27-2008, 05:18 PM
Oh yes! I think that the one Jints links too might be closer. The key is the trim though. That would be a different yarn and it looks like the tie would be of the same yarn as the trim. The Lion Brand Suede recommended earlier seems like a good idea.

jrogers04
01-28-2008, 12:21 PM
Thanks everyone--Jints and evona especially--I think those are close enough for me to get started.

I think the trim must have been crocheted on like Pat said. Does anyone have a link for me to learn this technique?

Jints
01-28-2008, 04:12 PM
This is clear and easy to follow
http://learntocrochet.lionbrand.com/
The 'Single Crochet' is good for edging.
Some good video's here.
http://www.nexstitch.com/v_crochet_videos.html

evona
01-29-2008, 02:12 PM
BTW - I'd love to see how it comes out. I hope you take pictures and post them here :)

jrogers04
02-02-2008, 03:09 AM
Well as with most of my projects, once I start, it's difficult to stop. Here's the almost finished product.

Does anyone have any tips on making the tufty red buttons? As you can kind of see there is one big one on the scarf and then three or four little ones on top. Thanks again for your help thus far!

Jared

Jints
02-02-2008, 03:58 AM
Wow, That was quick. Great Job.
Crochet button covers here
http://crochetme.com/easy-crocheted-button-covers
or a whole page of possible embellishments.
i-cord buttons, crochet or knit buttons, pom poms, tassels, etc.
http://www.needlepointers.com/ShowArticles.aspx?NavID=1527

evona
02-02-2008, 04:59 PM
Wow! That looks great :) Good job!!!

Debkcs
02-03-2008, 06:18 AM
Wow, you are fast! It looks good, too.

The.Knitter
02-03-2008, 08:31 AM
Way to go! Can you model it so we can see how it looks on?

jrogers04
02-03-2008, 02:34 PM
I'll be sure to get a picture of her with it on when I give it to her next Saturday. It would look a little odd on myself. : )

Jared

Mirl56
02-04-2008, 01:07 PM
Jared - that looks like a perfect match! Anxious to see how yu do the red buttons.

Looking forward to see you GF model it for us all!

jrogers04
02-11-2008, 12:00 AM
Hello again,
Here's the finished product on my beautiful girl. Thanks again for all of your help. She loves it!

IMG_1850.jpg

Jared

jeanius80
02-11-2008, 02:04 AM
she looks so happy!