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March 7, 2006

Kureyon scarf

I restarted the scarf out of Noro Kureyon #153. I'm much happier with it this time!

Noroscarf_again.jpg

I cast on 34 stitches on 5 mm needles, and I'm knitting a simple k1p1 rib, alternating two rows from one ball and two rows from another ball. This time, I also payed some attention to where I started each ball, aiming for a little more contrast between the stripes. I think I succeeded! I hope to finish it tonight, so I can give it a bath (which will soften it up tremendously) and it will be dry tomorrow morning.

This is another picture of the Kureyon scarf I made last year, in # 124.

Noroscarf_flowers.jpg

The colors in this one are much more similar than the colorway I'm using now. I like them both.

Posted by saartje at March 7, 2006 7:20 PM

Comments

I LOVE the #124! For these scarves you used two skeins of the same colorway, and simply made sure to join the second ball at a different point in the color sequence, right? That's so clever.

Posted by: Beth S. at March 7, 2006 8:55 PM

Very nice choice of models and colors!

Posted by: fleur at March 7, 2006 9:17 PM

Both scarfs are great. Isn't it amazing which effects you can achieve in such an easy way?

Posted by: Tina at March 7, 2006 9:33 PM

Lovely! I have three balls of Kureyon waiting to be knit up into a scarf and I might just use this striping pattern. Very nice!

Posted by: Jan at March 8, 2006 3:13 AM

Lovely scarves! Love the colours! May I ask what's the length of the scarf after you wash them? Thanks!

Posted by: claudine at March 8, 2006 5:51 AM

Mooi! Ik vind de kleueren heel mooi, hoor! en wat snel je bent!

Posted by: sofen at March 8, 2006 8:53 AM

Beide shawls hebben warme kleuren!

Posted by: berthi at March 8, 2006 3:53 PM

Ooh, I love the colors in the first scarf. Sooo pretty!

Posted by: Karma at March 9, 2006 3:38 AM

Thanks also for this idea.. I have 4 balls waiting to be knit and I wasn't sure what to do with them but I love this alternating stripey pattern!! Thanks again!! :)

Posted by: Mich at July 25, 2008 11:31 PM

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