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on: July 07, 2006 07:43:20 AM 
Started by olenka, Message by olenka
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This scarf is made from cotton yarn that somebody (to whom I'm gratefully) have given me. I used 4 balls 50g each (and still have 4 more), color of the yarn is not one of my favorites so I was sure that I will NEVER find use fore it. bag with 8 balls of yarn stayed fore 5 years in my closet till I signed up fore "use what you have" group on flickr and found lovely crochet  pattern that is combination of double crochet and chain. i wasn't allowed to by new yarn so I used the one I already had. It is great feeling to use something that was hidden fore so long.
 After first 60 rows of the scarf I was sure that I will NEVER finish. I stopped working on it, 2 days a go I found it and decided not to waist time I have already spend macking it and now I'm pretty proud of my self.  I wonder if I should add a fringe and/ore dye it a stronger colour. What do you guys think?

Close up of pattern:

two action shots.

 
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on: July 07, 2006 01:39:40 PM 
Started by olenka, Message by IamSusie
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It reminds me of the Branching Out knit scarf from Knitty :

I like yours better though. Say No to fringe!  I knit this scarf in a similar light green and I'm not so happy with that color either.  You should go ahead and dye it in a nice autumn color. 
 
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