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Old 11-25-2010, 02:53 AM   #1
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My super-fabulous cashmere neckwarmer!!
So I got an e-mail update that Flying Fingers was selling off some last random yarn at really good sale prices and found this Karabella Supercashmere for almost 75% off. I am going through a serious purple kick right now too so I had to have it. I bought 2 balls and after searching around for something that I would have enough yarn to knit and would allow me to enjoy the softness I settled on this.

I totally love it!! Its sooo warm and soft which is great because it hit -34 here with windchill the other day. I can wear it under or over my coat depending on how I button it and how warm I need to be that day. I'm not 100% happy with the bind off but I already pulled it out once and was too cold on my commutes to do it again. Its not that noticeable though and I may block it a bit more to see if I can smooth it out.

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Old 11-25-2010, 03:06 AM   #2
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That's cute, and I love the buttons you chose to go with it.

Warm is the name of the game right now.

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Old 11-25-2010, 07:18 AM   #3
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That is great. Is that made by the pattern for the heringbone neckwarmer? That is one I have on my list.
Warm is the way to go.
-34 ??? where do you live?
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Old 11-25-2010, 12:13 PM   #4
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Great work! I love the color and the button details!
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Old 11-25-2010, 09:00 PM   #5
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I love it! The pattern stitch is very interesting!
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Old 11-26-2010, 08:32 AM   #6
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That's so cute! I'll bet it feels wonderful next to your skin. Love the color.
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Old 11-26-2010, 05:09 PM   #7
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That turned out very well! I understand the purple thing, one of my daughters (grown) had it good. A fortunate find on the cashmere yarn, will feel very nice around the neck.
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Old 11-27-2010, 04:17 PM   #8
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Y'all! There's a free pattern for this neckwarmer. Thanks to Kelsey Rae, and Hyperactive, I googled 'herringbone neck warmer free pattern' and it came up.

Here's the link:
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Old 11-28-2010, 08:57 PM   #9
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Beautiful! I love the color too~and I too am wondering where on earth it's down to -34 degrees! AACK! lol!
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Old 12-02-2010, 09:47 PM   #10
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Beautiful! I love the color too~and I too am wondering where on earth it's down to -34 degrees! AACK! lol!
Love it, it's gorgeous! Where do you live that it's that cold!?

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