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« on: April 03, 2008 03:23:38 PM »

So I went to France recently was was AMAZED at how many yarn shops I found myself in... Needless to say, I bought a lot of yarn home to America with me, this was one of the projects that came out of that perfect stash:
Braided Scarf
-literally just three long stockinette stitched lines braided together and binded at the ends. Super Easy knit, but when you have to knit the same thing 3 times you kind of want to kill yourself.

And a close up, with me pouting for some reason Cheesy :

This is one of the fingerless gloves I made from my other French Yarn. I've made a hat with this in a previous post, for my boyfriend, and had a lot of left over yarn, so I started these up, just kind of making it up as a went. They're weird, but I like them. They're going to be nice in the spring:

Hope you like! (And I'm a comment whore, so please- if you have input, I would love to hear!)
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« Reply #1 on: April 03, 2008 03:32:30 PM »

I am totally jealous! Yarn in France! That is a girl's dream come true!
The scarf is super cute! Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: April 03, 2008 03:37:19 PM »

I really like that scarf, super cute; maybe there's a way to spice up the pattern so it's not quite so tedious...
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« Reply #3 on: April 03, 2008 06:30:10 PM »

That scarf is just beautiful!
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« Reply #4 on: April 04, 2008 01:05:38 AM »

OOOOOOO. That scarf is gorgeous. I wonder what it would look like in three different colors......
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« Reply #5 on: April 04, 2008 03:19:24 PM »

Lovely scarf and mitts!! I want french yarn shop yarn too!!!
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« Reply #6 on: April 04, 2008 08:03:15 PM »

Aside from the fact that your fingerless glovies and scarf are totally awesome.... I totally have that same shirt, but in brown. It is one of my favorites!
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« Reply #7 on: April 05, 2008 02:57:54 AM »

Wow, the scarf and the fingerless glove are gorgeous. Beautiful colours.
Your boyfriend is a lucky guy. My DH of 16 years has a wardrobe of my sweaters, so does my DD.
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« Reply #8 on: April 05, 2008 10:55:17 AM »

Pretty scarf! Love that color.

Daisy_a_Flower, 3 different colors would look something like this:



I did a couple of these for Christmas, in different colors and textures.
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« Reply #9 on: April 06, 2008 10:35:44 AM »

nice job!
i love the fingerless gloves  Smiley
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