Monthly Archives: January 2009

working with a deadline

It is not my preference to work with a deadline, but I went and entered a contest. Lion Brand is sponsoring a contest featuring Vanna’s Choice yarns. I usually knit with a bigger variety of fibers, colors, and textures, but … Continue reading

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softest scarf ever

This picture is a really good example of wearing too many knitted things at once. It may be overload, but it sure is comfortable! Just finished weaving in the ends of the Just Enough Ruffles Scarf, by Laura Chau. I … Continue reading

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Yummy Koigu

This is a scarf-sized clapotis worked in semi-solid black Koigu. Chugging through section 3 now, and I really like the way the Koigu feels in this pattern. Can’t wait to wear it with my fingerless gloves made from the same … Continue reading

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Scarves for the new year

Finished this scarf over the weekend, and I’ve already worn it 3 times. The Malabrigo Sock yarn is so soft and yummy, and this pattern works really well with it. I’m very happy to have stumbled on this yarn/pattern combination. … Continue reading

Posted in drop stitch scarf, frilly scarf, Malabrigo Silky Merino, Malabrigo sock scarf | 2 Comments