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Taiyo Gaia
Gaia Shoulder Hug (Axelvärmare) by Anne Carroll Gilmour
Knitting
me
Needle and yarn
US 7 - 4.5 mm
Noro Taiyo Sock
459 yards, 100 grams 1 skein = 459.0 yards (419.7m)
Knit New Haven in New Haven, Connecticut
March 2011
Notes

5/11 Done, used every last inch of the skein, and then some for a picot bind off. Love it.

3/11 This yarn is frustrating to knit, it acts like an energized single, curling back on itself. I’m needing to stop knitting to untangle it every few minutes. Annoying! But, it’s those Noro colors looking good. So I forgive it.

Heeding my own advice from my last Gaia, I’m using Taiyo with almost 100 yards more than a single skein of Silk Garden and larger needles.Should be larger and flowier-or at least that’s my dream.

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Finished
March 2011
May 2011
About this pattern
Gaia Shoulder Hug (Axelvärmare)
by Anne Carroll Gilmour
from Wildwest Woolies
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About this yarn
Taiyo Sock
by Noro
Light Fingering / 3 ply
50% Cotton, 17% Wool, 17% Nylon, 16% Silk
462 yards / 100 grams
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  • Project created: April 2, 2011
  • Finished: June 24, 2011
  • Updated: December 8, 2011