Wednesday, December 12, 2007

Juliet Scarf

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Angora, soft as thistle down - no, softer! Soft as a cloud! No, how about soft as a beagle ear? This is Fleece Maiden Peter Rabbit (70% Angora, 20% Nylon 10% Wool) in a raspberry pink.

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Makes you want to fondle fiber, doesn't it? Peter Rabbit is a dream to work with and doesn't seem to shed, the way some other angora blends might.

It's the Juliet Scarf from Louisa Harding's new book.
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The lace is straightforward and knits quickly on #8s. It will be finished with a rosette.Photo Sharing and Video Hosting at Photobucket

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This is quiet knitting, the kind you do when you're alone. Right now, Molly and Jack are sleeping it off after a visit to the vet. Just routine shots but the doctor also gives a hit of Benadryl to prevent the allergic reaction of last time.
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1 comment:

teabird said...

The scarf is soooooo beautiful - and how sweet the sleepy beagles look!