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Wishing for the Cold?

This scarf is enough to make me wish is was January.  It is the softest thing I have ever felt.  (With the possible exceptions of a newborn baby's hair and my bunny, Smudge.) 
I finished and blocked it last night.  It still smells like Eucalan.  Mmmmm.




Pattern:  Leaf Lace Scarf  by Shirley Paden, from Vogue Knitting Summer "05
Yarn:  Karabella Boise, 50% Cashmere / 50% Merino, 2 balls
Needles:  Addi Turbo US size 7

Modifications:  I used a seed stitch edging to help control rolling.  I slipped the last stitch of each row, for a clean edge.  The pattern has you knit this scarf in two sections and graft them at the center back, I just knit this one straight through.

Yipee, I get to tick another one off my UFO August List!


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It's just beautiful. I wish we had touch screen because it looks amazingly soft!

Oooo, very beautiful!

ah, that's gorgeous!

Wow, all this finishing is inspiring! Your scarf is quite pretty; a great shade of green. Congrats!

it looks all fuzzy and warm- lovely! i really like the colour you chose too. :0) x

That is very pretty. I like your 'model' for it too.

Oh that's beautiful and it actually *looks* soft so I can only imagine what it's like in real life

I love the scarf, it's absolutely beautiful!!

Lovely! Wear it well.

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