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Old 04-17-2006, 05:04 PM   #1
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Just wanted to show you the little scarf I made last week! It's Branching Out from Knitty - for a friend who's just announced she's pregnant - yay! :D

It's made with Debbie Bliss pure silk (which I now seem to be slightly obsessed with since starting that shrug!). I've never blocked anything before so I left it (nervously) to dry over the weekend.... and wow!... blocking is amazing!! I must also say that the pattern designer is a genius, the lace was so simple to do, but looks super-complicated to my non-knitty friends

'Scuse the big pics:

and yes.... untangling your lacey scarf from a prickly shrub is enormous fun.. . aherm

Also, I managed to get a snap of my mum's yoga mat bag when I saw her this weekend - it's the Namaste pattern, again from Knitty.

Here ya go:

Happy Easter to you all :D
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Old 04-17-2006, 05:16 PM   #2
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:D They are both simply GORGEOUS!! I so loved making Branching Out last year, since I've seen your's I think I may have to knit another
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Old 04-17-2006, 06:04 PM   #3
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Beautiful!!! Both of them. I the scarf! Great job

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Old 04-17-2006, 08:33 PM   #4
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After seeing your scarf, I think it's time for me to do some branching out. I have seen this scarf referenced many times but felt it looked to complicated. Since your post, I think I might giver her a try. Yours is lovely!
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Old 04-17-2006, 08:41 PM   #5
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Oh my gosh! Both are beautiful - but that scarf is absolutely gorgeous!!! I'll just bet that Debbie Bliss Silk is luscious to touch too. Thanks for posting the eye candy.
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Those are both beautiful!
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Absolutely gorgeous!
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Old 04-17-2006, 10:49 PM   #8
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I love the Branching Out pattern. Yours came out beautifully!

And, the yoga mat bag looks great too!

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Wow! They both look great and I love your artistic tree picture.
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That scarf is great!!!
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