Turquoise mohair scarf - WIP

PaxKnitter's picture

This is actually my second scarf. It's for my sister-in-law for Christmas.

Fonty Ombelle #1034
Fonty Serpentine #851

#13 (9mm) bamboo needles

Cast-on 13
Garter stitch until you run out

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Crafty Andy's picture

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Visit Crafty Andy's Blog Maybe is cerulian blue, would n't doubt it lol! The color comes here as a a cerulian shade on my monitor, at any rate it most be very soft! Looking good!

albert's picture

The color of your scarf is

The color of your scarf is reading cobalt blue on my monitor- it's very appealing.

PaxKnitter's picture

My monitor is doing the same

My monitor is doing the same thing, but it is definitely turquoise in real life. When I get home, I'll try to use a better camera and see if I get better results.

TomH's picture

I'm sure it'll be a lovely

I'm sure it'll be a lovely scarf and will feel great to wear. Your sister-in-law's a lucky woman.

MasonM's picture

The scarf is looking pretty

The scarf is looking pretty good. I'd bet that yarn would look good cabled. :D

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PaxKnitter's picture

I'm working on a cabled

I'm working on a cabled scarf, too (I'll post that when I get home).

MasonM's picture

Cool, same

Cool, same yarn?

Mason

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PaxKnitter's picture

No, on the cabled scarf, I'm

No, on the cabled scarf, I'm using Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick and Quick Navy Blue on #15 needles.

PaxKnitter's picture

The mohair is so fuzzy that

The mohair is so fuzzy that I have to be very careful not to put my needle through part of another stitch. Otherwise, it's very nice feeling.

scenter's picture

Yeah...that's mohair, and,

Yeah...that's mohair, and, if you ever need to tink/unknit...it's a bear - the fibers catch each other with a deathgrip.

PaxKnitter's picture

Oh yeah, I've already had

Oh yeah, I've already had that happen once. I definitely learned that I need to concentrate when I'm working on this one.

scenter's picture

Nice basic scarf. I am not

Nice basic scarf.

I am not familiar with that brand of yarn - is it fun to work with?