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Ladder of Life Socks

Just completed this pair of socks from the Ladder of Life Pattern. They are made from Trekking XXL fingering weight yarn on size 2.5mm-US 1 1/2 needles.

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A Glorious Day

I bought Dennis (my partner) a metal detector for Christmas last year and he has been happily digging up our yard all summer. Yesterday was an absolutely gorgeous day, the last weekend of summer.

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MWK Scarf from Eric (Vsidart)

I received my scarf from Eric on Friday and couldn't be more happy with it. It is absolutely gorgeous and a perfect match to my jacket.

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Feather and Fan Scarf

This is a scarf I just completed for my daughter. I used two skeins of Fiesta Yarns Baby Boom, a DK weight, yarn in the Navajo Silver colorway and size US 7 needles. She lives in NC and wanted a

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2009 Special Olympics Scarf Project

This is a scarf I am making for the Special Olpymics 2009 Scarf Project .

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My MWK Scarf Exchange

Here is a pic of the scarf I will be sending to my spoilee. It is knitted from Malabrigo yarn in a colorway called Verdeazul. The picture does not do the color justice.

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Easy Lace Project

This is a bookmark that I made for an exchange group I belong to.

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Scarf Exchange

This is a picture of an Emu Egg. The colors are almost identical to the hand painted yarn I am using to make a scarf for my spoilee, hope he likes it.

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Scarf Patterns

Thought I would start a thread for scarf patterns that could be used for the scarf exchange as suggested by vsidart. These are some that I have in my Ravelry Favorites that I think would make good men's scarfs.

Men's Martian Scarf:

One Row Scarf:

Matthew Shepard Scarf:

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How long does blocking last? Does lace need to be reblocked occasionally?