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Old 01-12-2008, 07:42 PM   #1
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I have several things on the needles that I am actively working on right now.

Silver's Palindrome Hat in Plymouth Encore for DH. He picked out the pattern and color. I must have frogged this thing 5 times before I was happy. The ribbing just wasn't cutting it. That loose stitch between the knit and purl was driving me nuts. I finally worked out a method that worked for me so I can live with it. I kind of wish that the cables were centered (for my picky side), but that is the nature of the pattern. (It's not obvious till it's stretched out like on a head)

My fraternal socks made with Trekking XXL, size 1 and 0 needles. I split the yarn by weight and one ball seems to have more of the coral color so I've had to switch the balls. I may have to do it again. We'll see.

And finally my One Row Scarf from Yarn Harlot. It's in Lorna's Laces Shepherd Worsted. I want to make a sweater with this yarn, but I am so sensitive to wool that I decided to make a scarf before I commit to buying a sweaters worth. So far it feels nice, but my neck will be the deciding factor. This is a super easy and mindless pattern!

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Old 01-12-2008, 08:25 PM   #2
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Old 01-12-2008, 08:33 PM   #3
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they look great...I love the "fraternal" socks...

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Old 01-12-2008, 09:12 PM   #4
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What beautiful yarn!!! I wanna go yarn shopping with you next time!!!
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Old 01-12-2008, 10:10 PM   #5
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Looks great!
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Old 01-12-2008, 10:33 PM   #6
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I love the socks Jan! And the colors are falling so well on the scarf. Very pretty.

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Old 01-13-2008, 04:46 AM   #7
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I like your husbands pick for his hat. It's looking good.

Socks are more fun when they don't look just alike. A lot less boring to knit too. I see you are doing the socks at the same time. Are they each on their own Magic Loop needle?

Nice yarn and stitch on the scarf too.
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Go Jan! I really liked the socks! And the hat is turning out really beautiful...
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Old 01-13-2008, 09:54 AM   #9
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Everything looks great. Love all the yarn choices.
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Old 01-13-2008, 10:34 AM   #10
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Look great Jan! I absolutely LOVE that sock yarn.

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