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The scarf is finished!

And currently blocking πŸ™‚

IMGP0465(Note to self: get blocking wires)

Whew. This was an Advent MKAL, which I mainly managed to keep up with. I missed a few of the pattern days because I didn’t like the pattern, but I’m loving the overall size. It’s slightly taller than I am, and 10 inches wide, and I *think* I have enough of this yarn left over to make Frost at Midnight. Hmm, we’ll see.

This scarf was originally intended for my aunt, for Christmas this year. However, when my mum and I met her before Christmas, she mention that she doesn’t like mohair, because of how it gets up her nose. Right. New plan: I keep this scarf (woot!), and make her another one, in non-mohair yarn. Until my mum thought that I was really sad about this, and commented that she’d like it. Fine, my mum gets this one, my aunt gets another (I have enough beads), and I either make myself one, or that cardigan. We’ll see, I’ve got lots to do before then!

Either way, this is one present finished this year, so yay about that!

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Comments on: "The scarf is finished!" (3)

  1. That looks lovely! I keep thinking that I must get some blocking wires too. I’m sure it’d be a lot easier and neater with them πŸ™‚

  2. It’s nice you found out about her non-mohair preference before you gave it to her! It’s lovely though and I’m glad it’ll have a good home!

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