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Old 12-17-2008, 12:49 AM   #1
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stockinette scarf?

I'm just wondering..does it work to do a scarf entirely in stockinette stitch? I started trying to make one, but I'm wondering if I should rip it out and do something different with my yarn. I did two rows on the bottom of garter stitch.

Once it starts getting longer will it flatten out? Or should I abandon this idea?


p.s. I'm using a medium weight wool/mohair yarn.
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Old 12-17-2008, 01:07 AM   #2
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It doesn't flatten out. It needs at least an inch on the ends and each side in either garter or seed stitch to lay somewhat flat. If you have a blockable yarn, that helps, but it's best to knit an edging on it to keep it from curling.

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