Finished Ruffly Scarf for Kelly

Tuesday, October 10th, 2006
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Ruffly Scarf

Ruffly Scarf, started September 1st, 2006, finished September 2nd, 2006 (I left it in Toronto and didn’t get a chance to photograph it until now)
Pattern: Cast on 100, alternate between a K1M1 row and a knit row for approx. 9 rows.
Yarn: Patons Lacette in Precious Pink (39% Nylon, 36% Acrylic, 25% Mohair)
Needles: 6.5mm circs
Dimensions: Half a foot in width. Three to four feet in length on one side, 500 trizillion feet on the other. Hence the ruffles.
Pattern Notes: This was really boring to knit, but I didn’t have to pay attention to it at all. I finished it in a night. I believe I was watching Finding Nemo for part of it, which made it all bearable. The only modifications I made to the pattern was to increase the number of rows to 11 or 12, because it was too thin. I couldn’t stand making more increases by row 9, so I did fewer increases in the middle of the scarf, making the ends a bit rufflier than the middle.
Would I knit it again? I promised my mom I’d make one for her, so I suppose I’ll have to. No really, it’s actually a very nice pattern and I like it and I don’t mind knitting it again, but only in front of the television and no less than a month from now, because I want to stay away from that yarn for as long as possible. I detest mohair.

Ruffly Scarf

Ruffly Scarf

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6 Comments to “Finished Ruffly Scarf for Kelly”

  1. So beautiful. I especially like how you styled it with the autumn leaves.

    Comment by
    Liz K.
    October 10, 2006 @ 8:48 am
  2. What a cool scarf and your pictures are gorgeous!

    Comment by Kimberly
    October 10, 2006 @ 10:02 am
  3. It’s quite pretty. You could try it in a different yarn.

    Comment by LaurieM
    October 10, 2006 @ 12:18 pm
  4. Great photos!

    Comment by Aija
    October 10, 2006 @ 2:30 pm
  5. I haven’t knit with mohair yet … almost afraid too, lol. Pretty scarf tho!

    Comment by Stitchingnut
    October 13, 2006 @ 3:24 pm
  6. [...] I gave this purple scarf and the ruffly pink scarf seen previously to the twins this Christmas. I didn’t pay attention to which of them picked which scarf, but I’m fairly sure this is Kelly. [...]

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    December 31, 2006 @ 12:09 pm

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