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Old 11-28-2012, 11:30 PM   #1
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I noticed that Knit Picks was running a promotion for their Biggo yarn. They were offering a free skein of Biggo with a purchase of $5 or more. I thought I would try out the yarn, so I ordered two skeins. I found the GAP-tastic pattern on Ravelry. I followed the pattern exactly, except that I just knitted until I ran out of yarn. It's only about 8.5" wide, but I don't really think that I would want it to be much wider. I haven't blocked it yet. BTW, I really like the yarn! It's very soft. The color is Haze Heather, and it's a soft lavender shade.
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Old 11-29-2012, 01:26 AM   #2
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Good job...will have to show this to my friend...she got the same deal.
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Old 11-29-2012, 01:33 AM   #3
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Nice cowl!!
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Old 11-29-2012, 06:16 AM   #4
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Very pretty! It's a good width and length even before blocking.
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Old 11-29-2012, 08:42 AM   #5
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It looks great and what a deal!
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Old 11-29-2012, 04:58 PM   #6
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Oh yummy! It's really attractive! Great color, great pattern stitches! Way to go!
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Old 11-29-2012, 10:33 PM   #7
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The only thing better than an FO that beautiful is one that was also a great deal. Good for you! Enjoy your lovely cowl.
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