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Other uses for ruffled yarns
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Apr 15, 2012 14:15:15   #
romana
 
I found this alternative to using the ruffled yarn in a scarf. It is a red heart project. I also thought that I could incorporate the smaller ruffled yarn into a skirt for The American Girl doll as well as a scarf shown in two manners. Found that there are many ways to use the material.
My first attempt at displaying any work!!
Just a regular wrap

Doublefold wrap

Ruffled knit scarf

 
Apr 15, 2012 16:22:28   #
HappyKnitting
 
Nice work!
Apr 16, 2012 06:40:50   #
jmai5421
 
Beautiful work. i love the doll one and skirt. How did you do it. I imagine on the scarf-fewer stitches. But how did you get the ruffle on the skirt? Knit or crochet?
Apr 16, 2012 08:19:17   #
tyratim
 
Great thinking. If I can ever get caught up with life, I hope to explore more options for these types of yarns. Thanks for sharing.
Apr 16, 2012 08:19:39   #
nannygoat
 
Very unique idea.
Apr 16, 2012 08:37:47   #
Sharlie
 
Thanks for getting my creative juices flowing. I have several left over partial skeins from projects. think I'll play around. How did you attach them in the rusts and brown scarf.
 
Apr 16, 2012 11:14:23   #
burdnest
 
Adding to the ends of a scarf is a great idea! I need to try that, too. Thanks for the pics-
Apr 16, 2012 11:16:13   #
Knitress
 
Very nice :D
Apr 16, 2012 13:57:16   #
ptspraker
 
Great ideas. I love the skirt and scarf.
Apr 17, 2012 23:40:46   #
alwilda
 
that is really cute. but how did ya do then end of the scarf?
Apr 18, 2012 07:59:08   #
romana
 
Wish I could say I thunk of it but my imagination is really good while actual talent less so. I found the pattern at a Red Heart site. www.redheart.com ruffle me up or something like that. I'm having a terrible time remembering the actual title since I call it something different in my own head. If you can't find it PM me and I'll find it again and let ya know the actual name THEY call it.
 
Apr 18, 2012 08:24:40   #
phyllis L
 
Are there any American Girl doll patterns available for k- projects?
Apr 18, 2012 08:43:43   #
romana
 
Actually I saw this skirt on their site and knit it up myself without a pattern...only took three rippppps to get the right size. Ladyfingers on this site has gaddillions of patterns that she shares with everyone. Just type in her name on search a whoa, there she is with all you could ever want to knitfor tha American Girl doll.
Apr 18, 2012 14:03:27   #
phyllis L
 
Thanks a bunch
Apr 18, 2012 22:09:22   #
alwilda
 
romana wrote:
Wish I could say I thunk of it but my imagination is really good while actual talent less so. I found the pattern at a Red Heart site. www.redheart.com ruffle me up or something like that. I'm having a terrible time remembering the actual title since I call it something different in my own head. If you can't find it PM me and I'll find it again and let ya know the actual name THEY call it.


ok. thank you
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