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30 january, 2007

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the other side of this swatch.

This afternoon I popped into my local coffee shop to buy some beans and treat myself to a mocha.  While there I was lucky enough to spot a knitter working on this double knit scarf.  Color work and double knitting!?  Had to try them.

Yarn: Jamieson's Shetland DK in two shades of orange
Needles: US 6
Stitch: Stockinette Stitch with double knitting
Source: Crafty Chick Knits' Knit Star Scarf
Techniques: Double knitting with two colors.

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Just want to say thanks for sharing your swatches - I love'em!

Posted by: Susie | Jan 31, 2007 5:05:20 AM

that is so cool!

Posted by: jess | Jan 31, 2007 6:24:57 AM

Love it all, now tell me how you do that (the cursor switcharoo, the double knitting I'll learn on my own).

Posted by: Wavery | Jan 31, 2007 9:54:34 AM

Really neat! I had not thought about combining double knitting with intarsia.

Posted by: Brenda | Jan 31, 2007 10:39:15 AM

How cute! I think that may need to be added to my list of next year's Christmas knit gifting...

Posted by: Sarah | Jan 31, 2007 11:10:59 AM

oooo... I smell presents for my neices and nephews!!

Posted by: Natalie | Jan 31, 2007 6:07:16 PM

I love this! I'll have to try it.

Posted by: Kristin | Feb 1, 2007 1:54:30 PM

I like this very much. This is something I'd like to try too. Thanx for the link Nona.

Posted by: angel | Feb 1, 2007 4:08:45 PM

Pat D. (from the beach) is here admiring BOTH of your blogs and would love if you would share the star pattern. Any chance?

Posted by: Helen | Feb 1, 2007 5:39:46 PM

Whoops! Just realized the pattern is under the sample...

Posted by: Helen | Feb 2, 2007 9:20:27 AM

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