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Old 07-24-2007, 07:49 PM   #1
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what to do with 3 skeins of sea silk?
in a moment of utter weakness, i succumbed to the draw of the handmaiden sea silk, and now i have 3 glorious skeins, in the colorway midnight - i bought it, patternless, in the hopes that i would find something that inspired me. i don't see myself wearing a shawl, really, so i was thinking something more along the lines of a stole, maybe clapotis-like, but i don't know how to adapt that pattern for a fingering weight yarn, and i'm not positive i have enough to double - all together, its about 1300 yards. sooo...if anyone has any suggestions, i am all ears - i have perused, but i didn't see anything that jumped out at me...
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Old 07-24-2007, 09:01 PM   #2
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I am anxiously waiting for my 2 backordered skeins to make this
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Old 07-24-2007, 11:41 PM   #3
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How about a summer tank top? Maybe something with spagettii straps.
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Old 07-27-2007, 06:03 PM   #4
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Take a look at this list of stoles:

Maybe you will find something that you'll like.
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Old 07-27-2007, 09:05 PM   #5
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thank you so much for that list! i have still been hemming and hawing about what i want to make with my sea silk - this gives me lots of new ideas!
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