Monday, October 23, 2006

Half way there

I made it to the halfway point today:

At 13.5 repeats, it measures just shy of 30". I was aiming for 60", so the finished product will be quite close to what I had planned for it.

So, to fringe or not to fringe, that is the question... opinions please.


Blogger Bonnie D. said...

Whoa, Liesel. We are doing a twin project! I am just shy of the 30" mark and the halfway point. I estimate my finished scarf will also be approx. 60" AND as I think I've commented before, my pattern is very similar to yours. I am using a pale pink alpaca yarn and the pattern is an aran style with two open cables on either side and honeycomb in the middle.

Yours looks lovely!

12:47 AM  
Blogger Dave said...

What a great cable pattern!

I vote no fringe ... let the cables speak for themselves. :-)

1:05 AM  
Blogger cindi said...

Gorgeous! I second Dave's comment: no fringe. The cables are lovely on their own.

1:17 AM  
Blogger thistle said...

I agree. No fringe.
This is a lovely pattern. does it have a name? Could you tell me where I could find it?

1:32 AM  
Blogger Jodi said...

Beautiful! I vote no fringe, but I think it will be lovely either way.

1:47 AM  
Blogger Carrie said...

No fringe! The cables are awesome in their cabley-ness.

2:28 AM  
Blogger Renee said...

I had the same issue. I don't like fringe but I asked my pal and she does. To me, the scarf I knit was fine without fringe. It's a ribbed pattern. Just in case, I cut the fringe and included it in the package with the scarf. If my pal thinks it needs fringe she can add it. I think your cabled scarf looks great without fringe.

2:33 AM  
Blogger Deborah said...

Wow, did you steam it before the picture? that beauty is straight as an arrow! No fringe, lovely as is!

3:16 AM  
Blogger Dawn said...

love it! It doesn't need a fringe, IMO, those lovely cables are sufficient!

9:30 AM  

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