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Prairie Grass
Turmeric by Veera Välimäki
Needles & yarn
US 2 - 2.75 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
madelinetosh Tosh Sock
209 yards in stash
1.7 skeins = 671.5 yards (614.0 meters), 193 grams
Eat.Sleep.Knit in Dallas, Georgia

Road-trip project!

This yarn is exactly the same color as the grass (the just-rained-on-but-not-quite-prairie-grass grass) in western Nebraska, which I used to think was very flat and God-forsaken, but have come to realize is a very beautiful stretch of untouched prairie. :)

I didn’t actually work on this as much as I expected during the two-week drive ‘cross-country. Still, I did get it done in a snap and will always associate the trip with this super cute top.

We came across these super cute prairie dog babies at Devils Tower in Wyoming (which is why the grass doesn’t match the Madtosh ;) ). Awwww!

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May 20 2011
June 9 2011
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by madelinetosh
100% Merino
395 yards
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  • Originally queued: September 18, 2010
  • Project created: May 20, 2011
  • Finished: June 13, 2011
  • Updated: April 14, 2012
  • Progress updates: 4 updates