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« on: December 07, 2009 09:02:36 AM »

Here's my clapotis.  I knit it with fingering weight handspun on size 7 circulars.  It doesn't crunch up like the pattern shows, which I think is due to both the large gauge and the fact that I blocked it flat but I actually like it better this way.

Symphony, approx. 21" X 62" :





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« Reply #1 on: December 07, 2009 09:25:26 AM »

Wow! Love the colors and the drape! Great job!
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« Reply #2 on: December 07, 2009 09:28:23 AM »

how easy was the project if I may ask?
I really like the way yours came out and if it's not to hard and I can find the yarn I might have a go at it!
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« Reply #3 on: December 07, 2009 09:58:02 AM »

I personally think it was easy.  The only difficulty I had was remembering to drop the second stitch during row 8 of the decreases at the end, because during the rest of the scarf, you only drop one stitch.  You can see day-by-day notes on my Ravelry page at http://www.ravelry.com/knkurz/clapotis Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: December 07, 2009 10:38:10 AM »

That is really pretty! I love it.
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« Reply #5 on: December 07, 2009 11:02:06 AM »

so delicate looking and lovely!
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« Reply #6 on: December 07, 2009 06:32:26 PM »

I personally think it was easy.  The only difficulty I had was remembering to drop the second stitch during row 8 of the decreases at the end, because during the rest of the scarf, you only drop one stitch.  You can see day-by-day notes on my Ravelry page at http://www.ravelry.com/knkurz/clapotis Smiley
Thanks so much for your reply. Smiley Will check it out!
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« Reply #7 on: July 07, 2010 09:02:59 AM »

I never have been able to finish my clapotis! I think it was the yarn. I used a bamboo and the strings kept coming apart and frusted me to no end. I would love to give it another try some day. Maybe this will be my inspiration  Grin
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