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Old 05-29-2007, 09:54 PM   #1
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FO- Poncho Viva
Pattern: Poncho Viva from "One Skein Wonders."
Yarn: 2 & 1/3 skeins of Filatura Di Crosa Multicolor in color #3053 (Red, Raspberry & Blue)
Needles: Knitted flat on US 7 circulars

This pattern was a breeze- basically garter & garter drop-stitch the whole way through w/ one seam to sew when finished.

The full picture gives you an idea of the shape- though this was BEFORE blocking, which I was *so* glad I did. I was unsure if I should- the yard in 60% mohair & 40% acrylic, but it made a huge difference. The 2nd pic is better lighting and gives you a closer look at the stitches.
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Old 05-29-2007, 11:00 PM   #2
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That's very pretty! Great job!
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Old 05-30-2007, 09:59 AM   #3
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Great work! Don't you just love Filatura di Crosa yarns?! I love working with their yarn range.
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Old 05-30-2007, 10:49 AM   #4
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that looks great! I bet you will wear it a lot. I'm always amazed how blocking can change an item.
did I say one project at a time?

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Old 05-31-2007, 08:58 AM   #5
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Very pretty!!! Love the pattern and color!
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