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« on: October 26, 2006 07:19:41 PM »

I've been on a real scarf knitting kick lately.  I think this is my favourite one so far.  I combined 4 yarns with very different textures, but I liked the colour combination.  The first picture shows the true colour of the scarf.  The close-up was done on a scanner and makes the yarns look lighter.

   
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« Reply #1 on: October 26, 2006 09:56:30 PM »

Wow I really like the color and the look of the scarf, looks expensive Cheesy, How long did this take you?
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« Reply #2 on: October 27, 2006 04:36:41 AM »

Very nice, and I also agree that it looks very expensive! cool use of various yarns to produce a wonderful scarf
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« Reply #3 on: October 27, 2006 05:17:20 AM »

Thanks for the nice comments.  It didn't take very long to knit because I used size 10 mm. (US size 15) needles.  The thing that took the longest was deciding how to finish the ends.  I finally decided on pom poms.
It's funny that both of you said it looks expensive because I got the yarns at the Spinrite factory outlet in the single balls (end of dyelots) bin.  I paid about $3 for all of the yarn used in this scarf.
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« Reply #4 on: October 27, 2006 05:50:37 AM »

i agree. itlooks really professional.
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