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Topic: I can't decide? Should I braid the scarf?  (Read 2077 times)
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« Reply #20 on: December 13, 2006 02:56:05 AM »

I love them braided, and i thnk it is excellent idea to let your sister decide which way she preferes:)

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« Reply #21 on: December 13, 2006 09:29:26 AM »

Lovely, I vote for braided.  How are you going to attach them together?
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« Reply #22 on: December 13, 2006 04:31:38 PM »

oh i agree with squirrelgirl, won't they be heavy??

also, the third one on there, the one that's multi-colored, do you happen to have the label for that particular yarn? I'm pretty positive (if it is lion's brand.. or some other very common michael's/walmart brand that is) that it's the yarn i need to finish my scarf! I have half a knitted scarf but i ran out of yarn and  can't seem to find another skein ANYWHERE! so i was thinking, if it has a name or product number or something i could order it offline.


« Reply #23 on: December 13, 2006 08:36:11 PM »

I tried the braided scarf on and it really didn't seem heavy - and in answer to how they will be attached together I plan to just crochet the ends together and then sew a few little stiches in here and there down the braid so it will keep its shape.  This pattern is in one of the Debbie Bliss books, but I just saw the idea and didn't actually read the pattern so don't know how she recommends finishing it.

And to answer your question Owalkerjillo, The multi-colored yarn is Bernat SofteeChunky in Carnival - hope you can find it and finish your project!
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« Reply #24 on: December 13, 2006 09:58:10 PM »

What if you put buttons on one side of each individual scarf and corresponding buttonholes on the other side. That way, it can be attached while braided, braided in any scarf combination, and be taken apart with cool buttons on each scarf?

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« Reply #25 on: December 13, 2006 10:02:35 PM »

DEFINITELY braid it!!

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« Reply #26 on: December 13, 2006 10:10:31 PM »

Gorgeous! I so want to try this.
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« Reply #27 on: December 16, 2006 01:35:46 PM »

have you seen this braided scarf from aeropostale?

i love it, i think you should braid it.
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« Reply #28 on: December 16, 2006 03:12:10 PM »

it looks HOTT braided!  the single skinnies are kind of boring.  They're nice, but there's nothing "special" about them.  I love the colours together.   

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