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Easy lace and nupps Moebius

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Finished
November 2011
November 2011
Project info
Easy lace and nupps Moebius
Easy Mobius Cowl by Haley Waxberg
Knitting
me
me
Needles & yarn
US 10 - 6.0 mm
US 10½ - 6.5 mm
325 yards
Knit One, Crochet Too Ty-Dy Cotton
none left in stash
0.5 skeins = 98.0 yards (89.6 meters), 50 grams
856-7790
Brown
Yarnside gathering
Patons North America Divine
156 yards in stash
0.9 skeins = 127.8 yards (116.9 meters), 90 grams
Brown
Michaels in New York, New York
Trendsetter Yarns Merino VIII Shadow
none left in stash
1 skein = 100.0 yards (91.4 meters), 50 grams
The Knitting Garage at Stickle's in Rhinebeck, New York
Notes

So, technically it’s not nupps, but just a picot edge…
This is my third moebius, I may be hooked on these as a clever and fast gift.
During the Hudson Valley Yarn Crawl I “tasted” the Trendsetter Yarn Merino 8 Shadow at the Knitting Garage at Stickles in Rhinebeck NY and really liked it. It wasn’t enough for a moebius, but by adding some other stash yarn I came up with this version.
I made some changes to the pattern: Cast on 72 stitches(by mistake); k 5 rows, p 5 rows, then change to needle size 10.5; k 5 rows, p 5 rows, k4 rows. I alternated the merino and cotton yarns every row doubling both at all times with the Paton Divine to give the moebius that fuzzy look and to pull it all together color wise and fiber-wise. I got a little bored in the end and did a ssk, YO, k2tog, YO in the second to last row then I bound off with the picot bind off. I like the way it came out, both the look and feel.

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Finished
November 2011
November 2011
 
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76% Acrylic, 10% Mohair, 10% Wool, 2% Polyester
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100% Merino
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  • Project created: November 22, 2011
  • Finished: November 23, 2011
  • Updated: January 26, 2012