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Old 12-20-2009, 05:30 PM   #1
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First FOs in 15+ years!
Thank you all for such wonderful tips and encouragement, as well as such great photos of your FOs and WIPs. After knitting once some 15-20 years ago, I started again earlier this year. I've been reading posts, though not posting much, and have learned a great deal.

Below is my first FO of my "revived" knitting career - a scarf that I've given the DH. The other is my first. sock. ever. It's not very well done, but it IS finished and I can wear it. Inside the house. If no one else is coming over. Off to try to make another to mostly match it.
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Old 12-20-2009, 05:35 PM   #2
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Welcome and those look great!

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Old 12-20-2009, 05:57 PM   #3
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the pattern and color of the scarf and that sock looks pretty nice also!

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Old 12-20-2009, 10:17 PM   #4
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They look great, and you'll be surprised by how much easier the second sock is than the first.

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Old 12-20-2009, 11:09 PM   #5
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I really like the pattern in the scarf. Can you post the stitch pattern or a link for the instructions?

Aren't socks fun to knit? Be careful or you'll get hooked.
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Old 12-21-2009, 02:26 AM   #6
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Hey, looking good. Nice scarf and your sock looks great too. I'll bet the next one will look like a mate to it. Glad you are getting some FOs now.
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Old 12-21-2009, 04:11 AM   #7
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Really beautiful
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Old 12-21-2009, 08:02 AM   #8
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Welcome back to knitting! The scarf and your sock look great! Love the scarf pattern too ... can you give us a link?

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Old 12-21-2009, 08:37 AM   #9
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Nice work! I love the scarf -- please post a link to the pattern. Lovely colors on both.
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Old 12-21-2009, 09:59 AM   #10
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Welcome Back to the club!!!!

I agree with everyone in that your FO's look GREAT!!!

And that I want the stitch pattern or link to that scarf!!
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