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Old 09-28-2007, 12:06 PM   #1
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variegated yarn scarf.
i got some nice yarn for my friends scaf im makeing her for christmass its double knit (a bit on the thick side) and its variegated yarn (3 colours) i have tryed casting on a few scarf patterns with it only it seems to look a bit all over the place is there a pattern that it will work well with? not lace its very cold hear or should i just get some more yarn?
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Old 09-28-2007, 12:27 PM   #2
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This works will with most variagated yarns.

YOu want a multiple of 4 plus 3 stitches to give width of scarf in the gauge you're knitting in. (You might have to swatch)

Knit five garter rows. Then every row is:

k3, *YO, k2tog, k2; repeat across.

finish with the same number of garter stitch rows you started with and bind off.
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Old 09-28-2007, 03:55 PM   #3
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this is an interesting one
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Old 09-28-2007, 06:35 PM   #4
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check out this current thread for an idea
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