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« on: April 30, 2006 12:03:11 PM »

This is driving me mad, mainly because I know what I want but I can't seem to find a pattern, OR any sort of visual, and I'm not really experienced enough to be able to just design my own thing.   Roll Eyes

Okay, so today I bought some gorgeous hand dyed yarn, but because it was expensive I couldn't buy much, so I thought I'd try and make myself a scarf/neckpiece type thing...  But I can't find any patterns or anything anywhere!  I really want something more like a scarf than a neckpiece, but with a twist.  Like, all different stitches and gauges.  Just something other than the average long straight scarf in garter or rib. 

To help, here are some links of things I think are gorgeous. 

http://glampyreknits.tripod.com/glampyrephotos/id115.html  (I love this, but it's a bit too much like not a scarf, if that makes sense.  But I love it has little dangly bobbly bits etc)

http://www.studioloo.com/Descriptions/accessoriespops/spectrum_pod_scarf.htm  (And pretty much everything on that website - http://www.studioloo.com/accessories.htm)

http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=68748.0

http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=54692.0

Hope someone can help!  I'll give you a cookie.   Tongue Kiss

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« Reply #1 on: April 30, 2006 03:28:57 PM »

Whats the weight of your yarn and how many meters/yards to you have?
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« Reply #2 on: April 30, 2006 07:20:58 PM »

A few ideas:

You could try a Nagano Sakura:
http://knitty.com/ISSUEspring06/PATTsakura.html

or a knecklace:
http://www.knitty.com/ISSUEwinter05/PATTknecklace.html

or a Branching Out:
http://knitty.com/ISSUEspring05/PATTbranchingout.html

or a bobble necklace:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=80885.0

and if you have the beads:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=92035.msg869157#msg869157
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