Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-20-2006, 07:08 PM   #1
Ribbing the Cuff
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 44
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Two scarves, one garter stitch and a WIP Irish Hiking Scarf
Now that I know how to post images, I'm going haynuts wanting to show my

The first scarf here is the second thing I ever attempted. It is a very basic scarf (nothing more than a rectangle) in garter stitch (started before I knew how to purl). It's done in Debbie Bliss cashmerino chunky, colors 17011 and 17012. The yarn is SO soft. The scarf feels great! I work on it occasionally when I want a change of pace. Thus far, I've got a green stripe, a blue stripe, another green stripe and about 3 inches shy of another blue stripe. Each stripe is 13 inches, so I'm up to about 50 inches and I'm trying to decide whether or not I should add another green stripe to finish the whole thing off. That would make the entire scarf about 65 inches and it's about 9 inches wide. Suggestions?

The second scarf is the beginnings of the Irish Hiking Scarf and my first attempt at doing cables. I've found it very easy so far and am really liking the result.
Attached Thumbnails:
Click image for larger version

Name:	dsc_0128.jpg
Views:	921
Size:	124.1 KB
ID:	25146  Click image for larger version

Name:	dsc_0130.jpg
Views:	921
Size:	156.8 KB
ID:	25147  Click image for larger version

Name:	dsc_0133.jpg
Views:	911
Size:	168.0 KB
ID:	25148  Click image for larger version

Name:	dsc_0114.jpg
Views:	912
Size:	131.4 KB
ID:	25149  
Wife, Mother, Knitter
TheLuckyOne is offline   Reply With Quote


This advertising will not be shown to registered members. Join our free online community today!

Old 02-20-2006, 07:14 PM   #2
Mod Squad
Ingrid's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Pleasant Valley, NY
Posts: 29,585
Thanks: 21
Thanked 2,254 Times in 1,845 Posts
You've got excellent taste in yarn, I must say! Your stitches are beautifully even! The hiking scarf is looking beautiful, too. Keep up the good work!
"Trust the pattern!"

Time flies like an arrow, but fruit flies like a banana.

Hop aboard while we follow the cloud-covered van of knitting harmony, man!! Woooo!! --Hedgehog

IngridKH on Ravelry
Ingrid is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-20-2006, 07:39 PM   #3
Turning the Heel
Lana's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: north central Illinois
Posts: 795
Thanks: 147
Thanked 121 Times in 115 Posts
DITTO on everything Ingrid said.
You're getting off the one heck of a good start.
*Knit, rip*, repeat between the *s as many times as necessary.
Lana is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-20-2006, 07:56 PM   #4
Instepping Out
gardenmommy's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Somewhere. In Iowa.
Posts: 2,163
Thanks: 0
Thanked 3 Times in 3 Posts
Both scarves look great!

I'd end the stripey one with one more block of green, that way it will be the same on both ends.
gardenmommy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-20-2006, 08:12 PM   #5
Instepping Out
Jenelle's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Pennsylvania
Posts: 3,558
Thanks: 35
Thanked 60 Times in 58 Posts
Send a message via AIM to Jenelle Send a message via MSN to Jenelle Send a message via Yahoo to Jenelle
Both of those scarves are LOVELY!!

I love the colors too!
Jenelle is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-20-2006, 08:20 PM   #6
Working the Gusset
Amber's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: CO
Posts: 1,966
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
They look great. The striped one looks soo soft, I just wanna squish it!

Amber is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-22-2006, 03:43 PM   #7
Knitting the Flap
itscryttle's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Alaska
Posts: 409
Thanks: 0
Thanked 5 Times in 3 Posts
Send a message via Yahoo to itscryttle
Great job!!!

My knitting photo album
itscryttle is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-22-2006, 04:06 PM   #8
Ribbing the Cuff
knason4's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Iowa
Posts: 84
Thanks: 24
Thanked 9 Times in 9 Posts
Those are all going to be beautiful scarves! Way to go!
Far better it is to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs even though checkered by failure... Theodore Roosevelt
otn: baby kimono, colormatic cowl

Javaknitter on Ravelry
knason4 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-22-2006, 04:40 PM   #9
Turning the Heel
Jillle's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Del Mar, CA
Posts: 887
Thanks: 19
Thanked 37 Times in 38 Posts
You are a natural!

Wow, I actually finished something!
  • Fauxhawk from Pretty In Punk
  • Dreamswatch with KH Yarn
Up Next:
  • Clap with Briar Rose!
Jillle is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
OTN: Irish Hiking Scarf crazykntter83 What'cha Knittin'? 16 01-19-2011 03:07 PM
FO: Yet another Irish Hiking Scarf . . . Slim What'cha Knittin'? 18 08-23-2007 04:16 PM
Another Irish Hiking Scarf WIP mel.b What'cha Knittin'? 34 07-20-2007 02:10 PM
Help with Irish Hiking scarf. SabrinaJL How-to Questions 1 01-11-2007 07:49 PM
WIP: Irish Hiking Scarf snephenie What'cha Knittin'? 12 08-19-2006 12:07 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:08 AM.