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Old 10-05-2013, 06:14 AM   #1
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FO Drop Stich mustard cowl




First time knitting with chunky yarn (and I love it), first time following a pattern and first time doing dropped stitches.

Yarn:
Cygnet Seriously Chunky Barley 1 and a half skeins.

Pattern:
Drop Stitch Cowl
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/libr...-stitch-cowl-3

Needles:
US 17
12 mm

Time:
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Old 10-05-2013, 06:30 AM   #2
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You did a great job! It looks super warm
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Old 10-05-2013, 06:37 AM   #3
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Thank you very much!

Can anybody suggest me super chunky yarn? (for needles 15 or 17) I would like new yarn that is in the same price range and thickness as Seriously Chunky yarn, but that it has a bit of wool or something other than 100% Acrylic. (it can be a blend, i know 100% wool canít be so cheap )
And I should be able to buy it online

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Old 10-05-2013, 12:06 PM   #4
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That will warm you up. Very nice. WoolEase calls for sz. 13 needles to get 9 sts/4". The wool percentage in it varies. You can look here too. SpinRite super bulky yarns.
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Old 10-05-2013, 12:11 PM   #5
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Old 10-05-2013, 01:18 PM   #6
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Beautiful work!!!
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Super nice! I love cowls, no ends to worry about like with a scarf, and faster to knit!
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Thank you everybody I also make fingerless mittens that match
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That looks so nice and warm

BTW, good job on the dropped stitches! They look quite evenly to me - I struggle to get them the same length all along the row, let alone on different rows. Nice work!
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Pretty! It looks very warm!
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