Posts Tagged ‘maple’


some projects take more time to finish then others. and not always because they’re difficult or because one isn’t happy with the result or progress, but simply because they’re… big. or long. combine that with knitting gazillion other things at the same time you might eventually end up with a scarf like this:

my maple scarf
autumn 2010 scarf

i hear you say it, why on earth knit a two metre long scarf in stocking stitch in the round on 2.5 mm needles?

well, because i wanted one.

my maple scarf
stripey scarf in autumn colours

pattern: inspired by a scarf i saw at yll o tyll in uppsala
design: well, me and yll o tyll i guess
yarn: drops alpaca
yarn source: yll o tyll
needles: 2.5 mm
started: october 2007
finished: august 2010

my maple scarf
i’ve got stripes, stripes around my shoulders

i’m calling it maple because it contains all the colours you can find in a maple leaf in autumn.

it’s also good to know that laban is always ready to help out when it comes to modelling a work in progress:

laban and scarf
laban and the scarf

happy knitting!

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