August 22, 2007
Thanks for encouraging and supporting my newest project! I think the Focus on Fringe scarf will be simple, elegant, and meaningful. What more could I possibly want?!?
The traveling ribbing is a great alternative to the typical arrangement, and gives the scarf a really nice texture without drawing in the fabric too much.
Because I have two pink skeins and only one burgundy, I'm alternating the stripes accordingly - two pink, one burgundy. The extensive fringe is definitely not a yarn-saving design element, and I definitely do not have an abundance of this yarn, but somehow it feels exactly right. Watch me eat my words when I end up with a 40" scarf, haha! (I hope not)
As promised, here are some of my favorite projects from The Elegant Knitter: