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« on: January 16, 2007 03:18:04 PM »

If you are like me you have way too many single skeins of the different noro yarns. I decided I had to make something out of it and I found a pattern, the woodstock duster from Interweave Crochet fall 2006 magazine. http://www.interweavecrochet.com/2006/materials_fall.asp#woodstock
and since I have to add my own flair I changed it to my completed sweater.  I just love it and I love how large the sleeves are.  I don't remember how many different skeins of yarn I used but I am thinking probably over 10 skeins of different yarns.  I even had to take a close up of the button I used, I made that when I had my kiln up and running.






Isn't Noro the bestest yarn ever! And the beuty of it, is I think all the yarns go together wonderfully!
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« Reply #1 on: January 16, 2007 03:38:33 PM »

That's fantastic!  The colors all look great together!  Very nice Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: January 16, 2007 03:46:45 PM »

beautiful....a coat of many colors.....great job!!! Grin
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« Reply #3 on: January 16, 2007 04:44:17 PM »

That looks great.  I love noro too, I have about $200 worth that I am trying to knit into a blanket.  The colors just look so wonderful together.
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« Reply #4 on: January 16, 2007 07:28:26 PM »

I always am looking into the sale bins at the yarn store, anytime I find a skein I buy it. I would love to make a blanket out of Noro but would be afraid my dogs would love it too much! they have a taste for good yarns! and I mean taste they like chew up natural fibers
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That is gorgeous!  I've never used Noro, but now I might be a bit more tempted...
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« Reply #6 on: January 16, 2007 08:40:03 PM »

THe sleeves are amazing and so is that button Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: January 16, 2007 09:39:57 PM »

Oh wow!!  I love the colors and the open design--and it looks like a very flattering piece of clothing!! Nice job and now I am going to have to look up this yarn...
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