Fine, fresh, fierce, we got it on lock

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Pattern: Graphic Design Scarf by Meow Miinemost
Yarn: Moda Dea Washable Wool (100% superwash wool, discontinued), colorway Lake Blue
Needles: U.S. 10 Signature straights

Texture. It calls to me. “Smooth and straight is fine …” it whispers. “But don’t you want to stand out from the crowd?”

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“You remember the way this yarn popped in gorgeous relief when you were knitting that cabled hoodie with it. Look at these all-over cabled scarves in your favorites. I know you had another yarn in mind for them. But you loved knitting with this yarn for the hoodie, and you have several balls left. Don’t you want to keep going with it? How about this sculptural, open-ended cable — so different from the twined braids of the hoodie, yet so wavy and evocative?”

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“Oh, you made the right choice. That blue — look how it brings out her eyes. Those cables — so soft, so thick. Some lucky person at the silent auction is going to get the ultimate scarf thanks to your work over the last month. And you still have one ball left! Now I’ve got my eye on some fingerless gloves …”

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