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Old 08-11-2005, 01:10 PM   #1
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what yarn for this pattern?
I love this scarf and the colors...but I need to find a yarn I can use for it besides crystal palace. I'll be getting the yarn from Michaels. Any suggestions?

http://www.straw.com/cpy/patterns/pa...tar_scarf.html

I'm also going to buy some super chunky yarn and knit a couple scarves on big needles.
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Old 08-11-2005, 01:15 PM   #2
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I think any ribbon yarn would work.
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Old 08-11-2005, 01:16 PM   #3
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:thinking: depending on what color you want, I'd say the closest to that "ribbon" would be Lion Brand Incredible http://www.lionbrand.com/yarns/incredible.htm
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uhp.. Nuno beat me to it.
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Old 08-11-2005, 05:15 PM   #5
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The LB Incredible has always caught my eye at Michaels....I just cant remember if they have metallic-ey colors or not....
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Old 08-11-2005, 06:02 PM   #6
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Thanks guys. I'll check it out tonight.
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Okay, I'm at the lionbrand site looking around & I've not seen this in person but I think that this LB suede and their Velvet Spun as well as the trellis look nice....especially the velvet
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Kelly, I have a great shot of the scarf I knit with it. It is shimmery in light.


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