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« on: July 21, 2012 08:35:58 AM »

So I got struck with a case of knitters block after finishing my lace shawl. I know that I want to make a sweater... a specific sweater, but I only just ordered the yarn, so I have to wait. So I tried and tried to find something to make while waiting for my yarn to come. I looked at hat patterns, nothing inspired me (and I lurve to make hats), fingerless mitts (lurve making them, too) but I want to make my sweater, so nothing was jumping out at me.

So, in the meantime, my dog Martika slipped a disk in her neck, so once her excruciating pain subsided, she still needs constant watching to be sure she mainly rests for a few weeks, meaning I'm at home all day on my days off. So desperate for knitting (my hands were so bored!) I picked a mindless scarf pattern, and did my own thing with it and made this cowl.

Ravelry project page: http://www.ravelry.com/projects/mandyandbingley/one-row-handspun-scarf-2
« Reply #1 on: July 21, 2012 09:08:15 AM »

Very pretty!

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« Reply #2 on: July 21, 2012 01:01:23 PM »

Love it, and the color scheme. I hope Markita gets better soon.

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« Reply #3 on: July 22, 2012 02:53:39 PM »


Martika has one week left of being on strict rest, then I can ease up on her, but she's acting like her normal self, which makes me happy  Smiley
« Reply #4 on: July 26, 2012 01:07:52 PM »

This is so cute. And it's great to know that your pup is almost all healed up now.
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