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Old 09-24-2007, 08:48 PM   #1
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I ordered 3 colors of Gigante just to sample.
I didn't realize it was so thick and thin, I thought it would be mostly thick.

Anyway I knitted up a bit and my husband exclaimed that the yarn was "hideous!"

Who agrees?
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Old 09-24-2007, 08:50 PM   #2
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Well I don't know it does look a bit odd. When they say thick AND thin they weren't kidding!!

I think it might make a nice warm snuggly scarf, it looks soft and warm.
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Old 09-24-2007, 08:52 PM   #3
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It is odd but kinda funky, too! Yep, I kinda like it! Was it hard to knit with???
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Old 09-24-2007, 08:56 PM   #4
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I like it. I think it would make a fun/funky sweater. I like the color too.
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Old 09-24-2007, 08:58 PM   #5
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I've knit with yarn like this before. Just on a hat and scarf for a gift. I loved it and so did the recipient. I find it funky myself
It's freaky how the stitches on the needle look
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Old 09-24-2007, 10:03 PM   #6
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Eh, what does he know. It's YARN!!

I made a scarf with yarn that was like this and I love it. Your colors are fantastic, too.
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Old 09-24-2007, 10:10 PM   #7
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It looks soft and snuggly... definitely has scarf written all over it in my world... I'd snuggle it and love it and call it Poofy :D
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Old 09-24-2007, 11:31 PM   #8
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I like it, too. Men who don't knit! What do they know anyway....
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Old 09-24-2007, 11:36 PM   #9
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I LOVE LOVE LOVE slubby yarn. Its my favorite! I'm drawn to the texture it gives.
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Old 09-25-2007, 12:50 AM   #10
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I think it's cool too. The colors are very nice. Just find the right project and you're in business.
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