fair isle scarf

steve kadel's picture

i made my first attempt at fair isle by making some patches within the scarf. it's for soldiers in afghanistan. it's all simply soft by caron. i tried steam blocking and it kind of worked even though it's acrylic. the other parts are all seed stitch

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RickMartin's picture

Great work! Why don't I

Great work! Why don't I ever think of doing something like that?
Rick

steve kadel's picture

thanks. it was useful

thanks. it was useful chance for me to work out fair isle without full investment of sweater

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Joe-in Wyoming's picture

Very nice use of Fair

Very nice use of Fair Isle...will have to keep this in mind for the future. -- Books, knitting, cats, fountain pens...Life is Good.

Kerry's picture

Looks great.

Looks great.

steve kadel's picture

thanks we won't just get a

thanks

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purlyman's picture

Those patches are great!!

Those patches are great!! Your color work is very nice.

steve kadel's picture

thank you we won't just get

thank you

we won't just get a cat, nubby nu nu, will manifest a kitten from our love and lint from our hemp socks

steve kadel's picture

i downloaded a free fair

i downloaded a free fair isle chart and adapted it into patches

we won't just get a cat, nubby nu nu, will manifest a kitten from our love and lint from our hemp socks

Tom Hart's picture

Most righteous!

Most righteous!

murfpapa's picture

Those patches are really

Those patches are really neat! Did you make up the patterns or did you adapt patterns from another source? Makes for a very unique and interesting scarf. I likes muchly!