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« on: October 01, 2007 10:53:04 PM »



Yaaaaay, my first-ever cabling project! I'm very proud of how it came out. It's well over 5 feet long, and I'm only 4'8", so it will keep me very warm in the upcoming Chicago winter.

Sorry about the horrendous picture--dorm lights are not meant for pretty photography. A better idea of the colour/pattern:



Pattern at: http://www.helloyarn.com/besottedcarf.htm ; done in Cascade 220 Lake Chelan Heather (just under 2 skeins) and size 8 Takumi bamboos.
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« Reply #1 on: October 01, 2007 11:03:35 PM »

Congratulations on your first cabling FO!   Cheesy  It's really lovely.  Looks to be a pretty colour, too.
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« Reply #2 on: October 01, 2007 11:05:40 PM »

ooh!  I like it!  The cables are beautiful and I really like the color.  Great job on your first cabled FO.  It looks awesome. Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: October 02, 2007 06:33:32 AM »

I honestly don't know what FO means, but I love this scarf! I'm new to knitting, so I'm still too chicken to try cables T-T

This is a really cute design, and you did an awesome job at it! Thanks for sharing Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: October 02, 2007 07:08:42 AM »

hey flatline!!
 Cables are so easy!! they make you feel quite clever.. I am freaked out by yarn over.. and I dont know what FO means either .. i think finished object.. ha !
  Rhoticity!! I love your Scarf so much.. i want to make it now!  its very beautiful.  The colour is gorgeous! Thanks for posting the pattern.  I love it when folks can do that!!
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« Reply #5 on: October 02, 2007 08:18:24 AM »

FO = finished object  Cheesy

Beautiful scarf!  I think cables are super-addicting... I love them!  What yarn did you use?
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« Reply #6 on: October 02, 2007 08:44:34 AM »

oooh, beautiful yarn choice.  great job!
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« Reply #7 on: October 02, 2007 09:29:49 AM »

That's your first cabled project?! That looks great! So cute!

And now you're making me feel bad about the one I'm working on right now! Cheesy
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« Reply #8 on: October 05, 2007 11:12:49 AM »

You should be very proud of yourself-- it looks fantastic!

"Fetching" from Knitty was my first project involving cables, and I'd recommend it for anyone trying them for the first time. Cabling is a LOT easier than it looks and so much fun.
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