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rox.johnson
« on: October 12, 2012 05:26:09 PM »

Most of my projects are Lindsay Henricks' Uncle Argle Scarves from Son of Stitch and Bitch. I like them because they are simple, two-color reversible scarves. They are warm and stylish!

I took the basic double knit idea and created different designs for friends and family. I haven't posted enough to upload images, but here are some links! I'm working on scanning in my patterns. They're kind of fun, so I thought I'd share.

A dinosaur stomping on a traditional snowflake


A whale fighting a squid


A shark with some fishes
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jfer007
« Reply #1 on: October 17, 2012 02:41:38 PM »

These are wonderful!  I'm so in love with all of them.
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« Reply #2 on: October 18, 2012 10:39:45 AM »

those look great.  I love the shark and fishes.
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« Reply #3 on: November 04, 2012 10:41:54 PM »

These are terrific! I've never really liked the fair isle snowflake...but this one really works for me.
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« Reply #4 on: November 05, 2012 08:54:12 AM »

The snowflake was actually really difficult; that was my first time double knitting. I found that blocky, easy to see shapes (like the whale) were much easier to do than trying to remember where you are in the pattern on two snowflakes at once.
Glad you like them!
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« Reply #5 on: November 09, 2012 06:33:55 PM »

love the dinosaur, gonna try one of these for Christmas Smiley
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