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« on: June 15, 2012 10:23:36 AM »

I saw a woman at the craft store looking at the yarn that is just a piece of lace that is crocheted into a scarf.  I told her I would buy some curtain fabric and cut it apart and use it to make a scarf and save money.  So I just had to go home and try it.  So here is my scarf.





 The only downside to this is that I had to piece together the fabric but it was just at the back of the neck where it didn't show.  It cost $3.00 to make, I haven't washed the scarf yet so we will see if it holds up.  If you would like more information I posted a sort of how to on my blog.

http://ravingsofamadcrafter.blogspot.com/2012/06/curtain-lace-scarf-how-to.html

I'd love to see what others make of this idea please leave comments or post on my blog.

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Lois
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« Reply #1 on: June 15, 2012 01:05:43 PM »

It looks pretty. I would love to see a pic of it being worn  Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: June 15, 2012 02:05:29 PM »

Thanks, I will get another picture my boyfriend just left with the camera!  The edges of the scarf could be neater but I think it is lovely.  I have about 30 scarves but I think this will become a favorite.

Thanks for looking!
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« Reply #3 on: June 15, 2012 02:52:03 PM »

Here is a better image.



Comments welcome.

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« Reply #4 on: June 15, 2012 02:54:36 PM »

LOVELY  Grin thank you for sharing, I might have to give this a whirl myself.
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« Reply #5 on: June 15, 2012 07:01:57 PM »

That looks so light and airy, it's pretty!
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« Reply #6 on: June 16, 2012 06:21:21 PM »

Thank you!
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