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« on: February 18, 2008 06:57:01 PM »

When i saw wibit's beautiful scarf (found here: https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=208756.0) i knew i had to make one for myself.  so i did!   Smiley  i didn't follow her tutorial exactly, i altered it a little bit.  i kind of broke it up into sections a little bit.  i used Wool-ease.  i think the color was blue mist?  i don't even remember anymore, but i'm pretty sure it was blue mist.
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  (this one shows off the color well).

action shot:

(pardon my weird facial expression.  i was getting annoyed at my camera because it wasn't focusing).

P.S. - just incase anyone was wondering, i free-handed the loops.  i tried putting them on something to keep them all the same length, but it just wasn't really working on it, so i just kinda eyeballed it.  it seems to have worked fairly well.    Wink
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« Reply #1 on: February 19, 2008 05:09:04 AM »

It is lovely!!!  Excellent job!!
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« Reply #2 on: February 19, 2008 07:25:26 AM »

Gorgeous.  I'm really diggin the color.
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« Reply #3 on: February 19, 2008 07:30:59 AM »

Gorgeous!!
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« Reply #4 on: February 19, 2008 09:00:52 AM »

Beautiful!!
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« Reply #5 on: February 19, 2008 02:11:50 PM »

thanks everyone!  i really like it.  it's nice and warm, but also really pretty.   Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: February 20, 2008 10:21:24 AM »

Very nice. I like the spacing you used.
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« Reply #7 on: February 20, 2008 06:39:20 PM »

thanks.   Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: February 23, 2008 08:31:55 PM »

Love the color and the pattern.  Thanks for the link to the original tutorial.  This is one I'm surely going to try!
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« Reply #9 on: February 23, 2008 09:41:32 PM »

thanks.   Smiley
i thought it was going to be more difficult than it actually was.  it was a little slow going at first, but once i got the hang of it it went well.
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