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Walking in the Park

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Category Knitting
Type Accessory
Sizing Women
Style Casual
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What was your source for this knitting project? Online Photo or Website
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What materials did you use? The yarn is WEBS Valley Yarns Charlemont Kettle Dyed in Dark Olive.

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What are you most proud of? That I did it at all! I mostly crochet - I haven't knit anything in over a decade, and I've never knit lace with yarnovers & tied stitches. I wanted it big, so I did 40 repeats of the pattern, & can wrap it around me without having to stick a pin in it. Also, that I didn't run out of yarn! The pattern says 803 yards at 40 repeats, but I ended up using 870 - I had only 8 feet of yarn left after I bound off!

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Don't be afraid! It was way easier than it looked in the pattern. It's worked from the bottom up, so there's a big cast on & the first section seems like it won't ever end, but the last 2 sections just fly by! And Stitch Markers are your friend!

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