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« on: December 30, 2007 04:38:06 PM »

A few days ago I came across a crochet neck warmer that was posted here on Crafster and I loved it so much that I decided to make a knitted version. After swatching several version I chose a seeded rib stitch, I liked the texture it gave this superbulky yarn. I used burly spun my Brown Sheep company, I have to say I love this yarn, it is sooo soft. I didn't have too much trouble using a US 15 needle, for a second there I was afraid I'd have to use a US 19. I decided to forgo the buttonhole because I wanted the freedom of putting it together anyway I wanted.




Anyway, there are several ways or wearing it. I've actually tried it last night (hence the bleary eyes) it was pretty effective at keeping my ears warm.

So I'm sharing the pattern, you can go to my blog here. Hope you like it.
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« Reply #1 on: December 30, 2007 04:51:26 PM »

Thanks for sharing the pattern. BTW, I love your hair. I wish my natural hair looked that good. Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: December 30, 2007 04:53:08 PM »

Eeee!  Beautiful neckwarmer!  Thanks for the pattern!  I've been looking for a chunky pattern for my lone skein of Wool Ease T&Q!!
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« Reply #3 on: December 30, 2007 04:54:18 PM »

That's super pretty and it looks comfortable as well. thanks for sharing Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: December 30, 2007 05:14:40 PM »

so very lovely! definitely need to knit this! thanks so much for sharing!  Grin
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« Reply #5 on: December 30, 2007 05:18:34 PM »

Very nice!  This is the perfect solution to the skein of Burley Spun (prairie fire) I have sitting in my stash.  Thanks so much for sharing the pattern.
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« Reply #6 on: December 30, 2007 06:27:39 PM »

I love this neckwarmer- thanks for the tute!
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« Reply #7 on: December 30, 2007 06:29:23 PM »

this looks so cozy! I love it!
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« Reply #8 on: December 30, 2007 07:08:16 PM »

I like how you've made it so that you can wear it different ways - it's really creative! I definitely wouldn't mind having something like that to cover my ears here in windy Kansas...
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« Reply #9 on: December 30, 2007 08:09:44 PM »

Love it! Thanks for the tute!
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