In my efforts to stashbust last year, I decided to use up some funky yarn that I bought back in 2007... also Craftster days, so it was an appropriate choice. Of course, then it took me a year to finish the scarf, but in the end, it turned out lovely, I used up all the yarn, and I crossed the pattern off my list. Done and done!
Lion Brand Landscapes in Spring Desert
Super Bulky Weight
Dye Lot 5503
50% Wool 50% Acrylic
Hand Wash & Lay Flat to Dry or Dry Clean
$0.97 per 50 g /55 yd skein (purchased in July 2007)
pattern: "My So Called Scarf" by Allison Isaacs of ImagiKnit; free download.
needles: size 13 straights
yarn used: 220 yards - 4 balls
size knit: medium (one size only)
size knit: CO 20 stitches
finished size: 72'' long x 4'' wide
duration: August 29, 2015 - August 27, 2016
- Notes for cast off on wrong-side row: Purl two together. * Purl next two together, then pass the far right stitch on right needle over to bind off. Repeat from * to the end of the row.
- After knitting a yard of this, I realized that I had been making a mistake in the pattern. What mistake? I don't really know. I just know that I picked it up several months later, started following the pattern, and realized it was drastically different. Oops! Had to frog.