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Bias for Ice Cream
April 30 2018
June 3 2018
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Bias for Ice Cream
Burly Bias by Vashti Braha
Burly Bias pattern test: asymmetrical neck warmer seaming with contrast stitches.
1-ball size
Neck / TorsoScarf
Hooks & yarn
10 stitches and 10 rows = 4 inches
in tunisian simple stitch
Universal Yarn Deluxe Chunky LP
372 yards in stash
0.9 skeins = 108.0 yards (98.8 meters), 90 grams
Tuesday Morning in Florida
August 31, 2011

Just need to try an alternate seam while the pattern (Burly Bias) is going through its final edits.

This one is a long-striping variegated chunky sticky wool. The colors are a bit vintage to me, I guess it’s the tan added to the warm pastels.


Totally content with this star stitch seam idea. This is the first time I’ve loved the look of a perpendicular seam: row ends joined along the length of a row.

Helps that the blue lasted for almost all of the star stitches.

LOVE this shape for a cowl: a shaping cheat! (As long as I can also turn the very prominent seam into a “design detail”.) Easy way to make a simple rectangle flare at the shoulders. Settles nicely in place.

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by Universal Yarn
100% Wool
120 yards / 100 grams
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  • Project created: May 19, 2018
  • Finished: June 16, 2018
  • Updated: June 18, 2018
  • Progress updates: 2 updates