Cozy Cowl

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It's no secret that as the youngest in my family, I am spoiled. And as I approach another birthday, this year has been no exception. Friday night my sisters held a little birthday bash in my honor and my sister Betsy made a two hand knit gifts that I just have to share with you.  I'm going to share one at a time because they are so awesome that each deserves its own post. The first is a beautifully soft and feminine cowl that features colorwork. 192A2478 192A2465 This was Betsy's first time doing colorwork and she did an awesome job! Just look at the backside! 192A2484 The cowl pattern was modified slightly by Betsy, but it is called Academic Cowl and Betsy knit it up in Madelinetosh Vintage in the Antique Lace and Nectar colorways. 192A2453 Isn't it lovely?   Thanks so much Betsy, I love it!

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  • allabouttheweight: September 26, 2016

    Very beautiful.

  • atangledyarn84: September 26, 2016

    Beautiful!!!

  • Jada: September 26, 2016

    So beautiful, and her stranding is a work of art!

  • Shay: September 26, 2016

    It’s so pretty and looks nice and snuggly!

  • Jacquline: September 26, 2016

    You’re sister did a wonderful job! It looks beautiful.

  • Cronic Knitter: September 26, 2016

    Holy smokes that is amazing how well the back is, so neat and tidy!! Betsy should be extremely proud of herself. Congratulations on a job well done, Betsy amd a early happy birthday to uou.

  • wonkydonkey: September 26, 2016

    That’s beautiful!

  • The Twisted Yarn: September 26, 2016

    That’s beautiful in itself, AND means so much more for being a hand-made gift. Happy birthday!

  • withlovefromcarole: September 26, 2016

    The wrong side is perfect just like the right side! Even better in person! I’ll have to teach my sisters to knit so I can get one for my 30th ; )

  • Karla: September 26, 2016

    Oh my! What a lucky sister you are! I looked at the pattern in Ravelry. I LOVE Betsy’s modification!! I like it better than the original pattern. Her color choices are lovely. You forgot to model for us! Happy Birthday!

  • Betsy: September 26, 2016

    Thanks, Kara! :) It was a fun one.

  • lovelucie1: September 26, 2016

    Gorgeous work.

  • Candace Hayden: September 26, 2016

    So beautiful! She did a great job!

  • Pretty Little Purse |: September 26, 2016

    […] Unfortunately, until today, I had only actually shared one of them – remember that really amazing Academic Cowl my sister Betsy made me – well she also made me this beautiful little purse too! Isn’t it just so feminine and […]

  • Book Club Mom: September 26, 2016

    So pretty!

  • phoenixmaid: September 26, 2016

    what a lovely gift. your sister did a great job. and the colours a just beautiful together x

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