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Noro Ushi Scarf

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February 21 2011
March 10 2011
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Noro Ushi Scarf
Sushi Ushi Scarf by Nancy Marchant
Needles & yarn
US 6 - 4.0 mm
Noro Silk Garden Sock
1 skein = 328.0 yards (299.9 meters), 100 grams

Wanted to make a longer stripe with slower colour change with the Noro, to make it more similar to the Easy Knits Sushi Roll yarn, as suggested for this pattern. Separated the yarn into the 2 colour pattern repeats usually found in Noro Sock yarn, then did a bit of snipping to organise colours into warm and cool for each side - see photos. Of course, there was an obligatory Noro knot - grrr! Still, didn’t spoil my plan.

Knitted scarf with 4 balls of yarn on the go. Using two same colour balls for each side of the scarf and knitting alternate rows from the same colour to create a slower/longer colour change.

Anyway, wasn’t too tricky to do that, and the stitch pattern was fun, and I always find self striping wool addictive to knit with, who knows why? …

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February 21 2011
March 10 2011
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by Noro
40% Wool, 25% Silk, 25% Nylon, 10% Mohair
328 yards / 100 grams
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  • Originally queued: April 7, 2010
  • Project created: February 21, 2011
  • Updated: March 19, 2011
  • Progress updates: 2 updates