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« on: February 20, 2014 06:32:21 AM »

I made this cowl for a friend as a trade in services, she made me something I can't make, and I made her something she can't make! win/win!
I've shared the handspun yarn here
Here's the finished cowl:

Untitled by SpinHeartSpin, on Flickr

And here it is on me, so you can see just how chunky it is!!

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Thanks for lookin'!!
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« Reply #1 on: February 20, 2014 06:46:16 AM »

Wow, I LOOOVE those buttons! They fit the yarn so well. The style reminds me of those Katniss cowls I've seen around Smiley Great job!
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« Reply #2 on: February 20, 2014 07:15:51 AM »

Oh wow! It sure IS lovely worked up. Those buttons! And it's so big! It's lovely Kara. Just lovely! Isn't bartering great?
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« Reply #3 on: February 20, 2014 08:11:02 AM »

That is so wonderful!
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« Reply #4 on: February 20, 2014 08:49:00 AM »

Oh, this is so nice! It's been so cold here lately, I'm coveting a little bit.......
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« Reply #5 on: February 20, 2014 10:27:52 AM »

This is so pretty... the cables, the color, the buttons! Loving it!  Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: February 20, 2014 11:53:19 AM »

Thanks so much everyone!  It was great to work with my handspun. I got the buttons from Knit Picks. I couldn't find anything locally!  And yes, Jexxican, bartering is awesome.
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« Reply #7 on: February 20, 2014 01:26:09 PM »

It's beautiful!
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« Reply #8 on: February 22, 2014 01:36:46 PM »

Oh. It's so much chunkier than it looks in the picture! Looks sooo cozy!
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« Reply #9 on: February 22, 2014 06:08:03 PM »

Thanks! It was definitely a quick knit!
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