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« on: April 13, 2012 12:35:22 PM »

I traded Jemimah some DMC floss for some Merino possum blend yarn last year about this time, and pretty much as soon as it got here I started knitting.  And then I put it down, and picked it up and put it down again and finally felt it needed to be finished so I picked it back up and finished the last 2 inches! Nearly a year later Roll Eyes  The pattern is the Helix pattern I found in an issue of Spin Off.  But it's basically a short row repeat along the edges.


Awesome possum helix scarf by SpinHeartSpin, on Flickr


Awesome possum helix scarf by SpinHeartSpin, on Flickr

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« Reply #1 on: April 13, 2012 01:06:07 PM »

Ooh so glad to see it after hearing you talk about it! I love that pattern, what a fun ripply effect! And the color is a great neutral!
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« Reply #2 on: April 13, 2012 01:08:07 PM »

Thank you Mare! I thnk I'm going to send it to my Grandma.  Now that it's actually finished, I can't see me wearing it! lol
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« Reply #3 on: April 13, 2012 02:17:35 PM »

Aw that would be sweet! I'm making something for my grandma right now too! Grandmas rock! Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: April 13, 2012 04:39:16 PM »

I love that pattern, what a fun ripply effect! And the color is a great neutral!

I agree!  I love the ripples!  So pretty!  What a lovely gift!
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« Reply #5 on: April 13, 2012 05:04:28 PM »

I love that pattern, what a fun ripply effect! And the color is a great neutral!

I agree!  I love the ripples!  So pretty!  What a lovely gift!

Aw, Jilly, you are my exclamation point buddy! Eek!
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« Reply #6 on: April 13, 2012 05:31:13 PM »

Grandmas really do rock!

And thank you, Jilly beans!  Cheesy
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« Reply #7 on: April 15, 2012 08:30:48 PM »

Oh wow, you finished it! Smiley It will be a lovely warm gift for your grandma - yay!
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« Reply #8 on: April 15, 2012 08:54:40 PM »

Took me forever, didn't it?!  LOL  I hope she loves it.  I can see her wearing it Smiley
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