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Old 12-08-2008, 12:35 PM   #1
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Is this a good gift?
I made myself a neck warmer out of one skein of baby alpaca. It's just done in ribbing, but only long enough to go around the neck, and can be fastened a few different ways with some pretty buttons.

I really like it, because it's warm and soft, but not as bulky as a true scarf. I don't have to cram it into my coat. Would these make a good gift for kids' teachers? Or will people think, "Wow, she really skimped on that scarf!"

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Old 12-08-2008, 12:40 PM   #2
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I think it sounds great! I am short, so I always make my scarves shorter and narrower than a lot of patterns I see. I think it would be great for active people, who don't want to fuss with a scarf. You might have to make them wider or a little longer, depending on the size of the recipient.
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Old 12-08-2008, 01:28 PM   #3
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If you go over to and click on knitting and then search for scarf you will see quiet a few different kinds of neck only scarves so im figuring that itís an acceptable item to gift.

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Old 12-08-2008, 01:44 PM   #4
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I think that's an awesome idea !
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Old 12-08-2008, 02:37 PM   #5
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It's a great idea. There are actually lots of patterns for neck warmers.

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Old 12-08-2008, 03:09 PM   #6
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I think it's a wonderful gift.

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Great gift. Go for it.
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Old 12-08-2008, 04:22 PM   #8
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I think it would be an awesome gift idea.

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I'd sure be glad to get one.
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