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claireweber 09-08-2013 06:40 PM

FO A Scarf for Drea
 
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:roflhard: :roflhard: :roflhard: This scarf ended up really long! I thought I would make a fashion scarf for my DN. This is an example of why swatches should be washed and blocked kids :teehee:

I used the Woven Stitch and it was knitted in Ivy League Cotton Worsted

I cast on 232 stitches, long tail cast on, size 9 needle; knit it in a size 7, 3 stitches on the end of each row were done in the seed stitch. 4 pattern repeats, knit one row, purl one row, and then bind off. It is 5" wide and nearly 8 feet long, including the tassels.

salmonmac 09-08-2013 06:53 PM

Well, every inch of it looks beautiful. i love the way the color changes are patterning.

GrumpyGramma 09-08-2013 07:44 PM

That's lovely. :thumbsup: Very beautifully done. I like the way the colors worked out too. I always wash and machine dry my Peaches & Creme, I never even thought about blocking it. Something different to consider. Thanks!

Woofens 09-08-2013 08:20 PM

I really like how it turned out, Claire!

Olha 09-08-2013 08:59 PM

Cool! And do I see a Wingspan blocking too? :)

claireweber 09-08-2013 10:08 PM

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Originally Posted by Olha (Post 1385454)
Cool! And do I see a Wingspan blocking too? :)

:teehee: Absolutely! Got my blocking materials together so now I am a blocking fool. That is the "Moondance Wingspan", also for my DN. She doesn't know about the scarf, if I can manage to contain myself it will be a surprise. Scarf pin arrived yesterday, so it is time to pull this package together.

jinxnit55 09-09-2013 01:20 AM

Beautiful! I love blue and brown together!

nonny2t 09-09-2013 11:15 AM

Hey look at it this way, plenty to wrap around and keep warm. It looks good even with the length!!!

justplaincharlotte 09-09-2013 02:03 PM

Very very pretty! :muah:

ArtLady1981 09-09-2013 05:19 PM

It really looks great with the yarn you chose! Great work, Claire! An extra long scarf is better than a too short scarf! It has so many ways to be worn!


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