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« on: August 03, 2013 11:10:49 PM »

So, I have this project that I have posted about before. I am making a project, either knit or crochet, that will include yarn from all over the world as I hit various ports on my eventually Navy deployment.

I want to make one thing to include all of the yarns, but I don't know where to start with a pattern! I am thinking that a scarf or a blanket would be best

I figure this is super similar to a stash busting project, since it will include lots of colors and weights and generally not quite matching yarn.

Does anyone have a favorite multi-yarn project they would like to share?

♥the military will not stop me from crafting♥
« Reply #1 on: August 07, 2013 02:14:37 PM »

I've been doing the sock yarn blanket by Shelly Kang. Loads of people have done different things with the squares- making a blanket, pillows, table covers, etc...I've used a few different weights ranging from lace weight to a medium weight but that's about it. It takes a lot of time but I love using my leftovers for something rather than throwing them away, storing them for "just in cases."

No recent pictures of mine- This is from when I just began the blanket.

« Last Edit: August 07, 2013 02:17:16 PM by clumsy_momma » THIS ROCKS   Logged
« Reply #2 on: September 09, 2013 12:39:18 AM »

Thank you very much for posting the picture! It gives me a wonderful idea of what such an array of colors can add to a project! So far, I have been trying to get yarns in coordinating colors, but I fear down the road, that may be extremely difficult/ Glad to know it will look beautiful!

♥the military will not stop me from crafting♥
« Reply #3 on: October 28, 2013 07:25:41 AM »

on that same idea, Beekeepers quilt, is knitted hexagons 
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